Pakistan bowling coach Waqar Younis has backed captain Azhar Ali to bounce back from failures of the past and deliver for the team.
Waqar Younis called Ben Stokes a match-winner and said his absence will make England "a touch light" in their middle order.
Dom SIbley said Pakistan have a very good bowling attack and England need to adapt and prepare for the second Test.
Pakistan coach Misbah-ul-Haq believes his team has the potential of making a comeback in the Test series against England.
Pakistan have always boasted of a culture of great fast-bowlers, churning out one great pacer after the other.
England have lost the first Test in eight of their last 10 series -- including during last month's 2-1 win over the West Indies.
Pakistan batting coach Younis Khan singled out fast-rising paceman Jofra Archer as a "real threat" in his team's forthcoming matches against England.
Mohammad Hafeez said that playing for Pakistan is an ''honour'' for him and he will justify his selection in the team.
Pakistan will begin the tour with at least a month of training in a 'bio-secure' environment, before the series of three Tests and three T20Is.