Rashid Khan replaces Gulbadin Naib, who had been named ODI captain shortly before World Cup 2019.
During the course of the World Cup, Aftab Alam was sent back home, and an official release mentioned that it was done 'in exceptional circumstances'.
Ikram Ali Khil scored 86 runs in Afghanistan's last league match in World Cup 2019 against West Indies on Thursday.
Despite the victory, West Indies remain second-bottom of the 10-team table and will slink home with just two wins from nine matches.
Afghanistan vs West Indies Highlights, ICC Cricket World Cup: Carlos Brathwaite was the pick of the bowlers for the West Indies.
For both Afghanistan and the West Indies, the tournament has been a case of so near yet so far.
With little more than pride to play for, Afghanistan or the West Indies could sign off with a win.
Pakistan have now won three matches in succession to leapfrog hosts England into fourth place.
Afghanistan skipper Gulbadin Naib came to bowl the 46th over and ended up leaking 18 runs with Imad Wasim finding three boundaries in that over.
A scuffle broke out between Pakistan and Afghanistan fans outside Headingley Cricket Ground.
Pakistan vs Afghanistan Highlights, 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup: Afghanistan spinners derailed Pakistan's chase with a fine performance but Imad Wasim resurrected his team.
Bottom-placed Afghanistan have lost all seven matches that they have played so far and have no scope of making it to semi-finals.
Pakistan have won their last two matches and would be hoping for maximum points against Afghanistan.
The team's rise to the heights of the World Cup tells a moving story about how cricket can become a tool for unity and hope - a story that echoes a much longer history.
Gulbadin Naib reckoned Afghanistan's premier spinner Rashid Khan has disappointed with his bowling and fielding at the World Cup 2019.
With their third win in the World Cup 2019, Bangladesh are now at fifth position in the points table with seven points in seven games.
Bangladesh vs Afghanistan Highlights, 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup: Shakib Al Hasan derailed Afghanistan's chase with a fine bowling effort.
Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib has made his intentions clear and said he will look to spoil other team's party at the World Cup 2019.