England: Winners and Losers from World Cup Qualifier Against Moldova

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England: Winners and Losers from World Cup Qualifier Against Moldova
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The last time England set foot in Moldova, way back in 1996, goals from Nicky Barmby, Paul Gascoigne and Alan Shearer set the wheels in motion for Glenn Hoddle's solitary World Cup qualifying campaign.

Fast forward 16 years and Jermain Defoe, James Milner, Leighton Baines and a Frank Lampard brace launched Roy Hodgson's quest for Brazil 2014 in similarly emphatic style.

With a raft of personnel missing due to injuries of varying severity, this match allowed others a chance to take the stage and impress the England manager.

Here is a look at who managed to do just that, and who may be wishing they contributed a little more.

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