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England beats Moldova 5-0 in WCup qualifying

 England's Frank Lampard celebrates scoring a penalty kick against Moldova in Chisinau, Moldova, Friday, Sept. 7, 2012 during their Group H FIFA World...

Moldova Soccer England WCup Qualifiers

England's Frank Lampard celebrates scoring a penalty kick against Moldova in Chisinau, Moldova, Friday, Sept. 7, 2012 during their Group H FIFA World...

Frank Lampard scored twice as England relied on a dominant first-half showing against Moldova to open its 2014 World Cup qualifying campaign with a 5-0 win on Friday.
Jermain Defoe grabbed England's other goal before the break in Chisinau, with James Milner and Leighton Baines netting in the last 16 minutes in a comprehensive Group H victory over its 141st-ranked opponents.
Playing on an uneven surface, Lampard settled any early nerves by burying a third-minute penalty low into the corner after Tom Cleverley's shot struck the arm of Simion Bulgaru in the area.
The Chelsea midfielder doubled the lead with a close-range header in the 32nd.
England should have it much tougher against Ukraine on Tuesday.