Everton fullback Baines: Oldham's Baxter Premier League class

Everton ace Leighton Baines admits he's surprised seeing Jose Baxter at FA Cup opponents Oldham Athletic. Baxter left Everton last summer.

Everton ace Leighton Baines admits he's surprised seeing Jose Baxter at FA Cup opponents Oldham Athletic.

Baxter left Everton last summer.

Baines revealed: "Jose's a great kid and with no disrespect to Oldham, I expected to be playing against him in the Premier League by now.

"But I think it's all credit to him that he's signed for Oldham, because they gave him a chance when he didn't have a club and that's a great thing.

"At some point in the future, I'm sure he will be back in the Premier League because he's got some real talent."

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