Everton fullback Baines set for rare England start

Everton fullback Leighton Baines is set to make his full England debut against Moldova.

Everton fullback Leighton Baines is set to make his full England debut against Moldova.

Baines is set to make his competitive debut on Friday after Ashley Cole joined Roy Hodgson’s World Cup crocks.

The England boss, already without Wayne Rooney and Andy Carroll, was forced to rule left-back Cole out of his plans for the opening qualifier with Moldova in Chisinau after he was sent home from the squad’s Hertfordshire hotel.

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