Leighton Baines

Born: December 11, 1984 (age 32)

Height: 5'6.5" (170cm)

Hometown: Liverpool, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Left-back
Team: Everton (no. 3)
Leighton Baines of Everton in action during a pre season friendly match between Heart of Midlothian and Everton FC at Tynecastle Stadium on July 26, 2015
Career History
Youth2001-2002Wigan Athletic
Senior2002-2007Wigan Athletic
2007-Everton
International2010-England
Sports Mole has 985 articles about Leighton Baines. Articles 1 to 40:
Idrissa Gueye in action for Everton on September 30, 2016
Result: Everton seize control of Hajduk Split tie in Europa League
Goals from Michael Keane and Idrissa Gueye earn Everton a 2-0 win over Hajduk Split in the first leg of their Europa League playoff tie.
Aug 17, 22:00
Wayne Rooney in action for Everton against Sevilla on August 6, 2017
Team News: Wayne Rooney, Michael Keane start for Everton
Wayne Rooney makes his first Premier League start for Everton in 13 years.
Aug 12, 14:05
For some reason Ronald Koeman applauds after the Premier League game between Liverpool and Everton on April 1, 2017
Result: Everton end pre-season campaign with Sevilla stalemate
Everton hold Sevilla to a 2-2 draw in their final pre-season friendly ahead of the new season.
Aug 6, 16:49
Ronald Koeman watches on during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on December 13, 2016
Live Commentary: MFK Ruzomberok 0-1 Everton - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Everton's victory over MFK Ruzomberok in the Europa League third qualifying round.
Aug 3, 18:45
Manchester United's former Everton forward Wayne Rooney comes on during the Duncan Ferguson Testimonal pre-season friendly football match between Everton and Villarreal at Goodison Park in Liverpool, north west England on August 2, 2015
Leighton Baines: 'Wayne Rooney can help end Everton's trophy drought'
Everton full-back Leighton Baines believes that Wayne Rooney's return could be the catalyst to help the club win their first piece of silverware since 1995.
Jul 28, 22:46
Manchester United's former Everton forward Wayne Rooney warms up ahead of the Duncan Ferguson Testimonal pre-season friendly football match between Everton and Villarreal at Goodison Park in Liverpool, north west England on August 2, 2015
Wayne Rooney: 'Everton must share goalscoring mantle'
Everton forward Wayne Rooney challenges his side to share the goalscoring mantle this season following the summer departure of Romelu Lukaku.
Jul 28, 19:10
Manchester United's former Everton forward Wayne Rooney warms up ahead of the Duncan Ferguson Testimonal pre-season friendly football match between Everton and Villarreal at Goodison Park in Liverpool, north west England on August 2, 2015
Wayne Rooney: 'I can focus on football after making Everton return'
Everton forward Wayne Rooney says that he will now be able to "focus on football" after making his first appearance at Goodison Park since re-signing for the club.
Jul 28, 09:44
Ronald Koeman watches on during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on December 13, 2016
Ronald Koeman: 'We want another striker'
Everton boss Ronald Koeman reveals that he wants to bring another striker to Goodison Park in this summer's transfer window.
Jul 27, 22:46
Ronald Koeman is all smiles during the Premier League game between Everton and Liverpool on December 19, 2016
Result: Everton struggle to Europa League win over MFK Ruzomberok
A second-half goal from Leighton Baines earns Everton a 1-0 win over MFK Ruzomberok in the first leg of their Europa League third qualifying round tie.
Jul 27, 21:57
Ronald Koeman watches on during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on December 13, 2016
Live Commentary: Everton 1-0 MFK Ruzomberok - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Everton's 1-0 win over MFK Ruzomberok in the Europa League.
Jul 27, 19:00
Manchester United's former Everton forward Wayne Rooney warms up ahead of the Duncan Ferguson Testimonal pre-season friendly football match between Everton and Villarreal at Goodison Park in Liverpool, north west England on August 2, 2015
Can Wayne Rooney mark Everton return with Goodison Park goal in Europa League?
Everton forward Wayne Rooney will make his Goodison Park return against MFK Ruzomberok in the Europa League on Thursday night, but can he mark the appearance with a goal?
Jul 27, 09:58
A general view inside the stadium prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Manchester United at Goodison Park on April 26, 2015
Everton 'to bid for Ajax defender'
Everton reportedly enter the running to sign young Ajax defender Jairo Riedewald ahead of Crystal Palace.
Jul 12, 13:03
Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney warms up ahead of the Europa League match against Celta Vigo on May 11, 2017
Why Everton need full-backs, not Wayne Rooney
Everton are reportedly chasing a fairytale return for Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney, but the Toffees need new full-backs rather a star name.
Jul 7, 08:59
Ronald Koeman is all smiles during the Premier League game between Everton and Liverpool on December 19, 2016
Why Everton are best placed to finish in fourth place in Premier League table
Everton weakened towards the end of the last Premier League campaign, but they should be best placed to finish in fourth position during the next campaign.
Jun 28, 18:29
Danny Welbeck celebrates finding the winner during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Leicester City on February 14, 2016
Team News: Danny Welbeck up front for Arsenal
Danny Welbeck starts ahead of Olivier Giroud as Arsenal welcome Everton.
May 21, 14:06
Everton midfielder Gareth Barry in action during his side's 1-1 draw with Crystal Palace at Goodison Park on September 30, 2016
Team News: Gareth Barry, Kevin Mirallas in for Everton
Gareth Barry and Kevin Mirallas earn recalls for Everton's trip to Swansea City.
May 6, 16:40
Leighton Baines of Everton during their Capital One Cup Quarter Final at Riverside Stadium on December 1, 2015 in Middlesbrough, England.
Everton left-back Leighton Baines: 'The club will strengthen'
Everton left-back Leighton Baines says that the club will "strengthen" after cementing Europa League football for next season.
May 1, 20:42
A general shot of the corner flag at Goodison Park prior to their Premier League clash with West Ham United on October 30, 2016
Preview: Everton vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole previews Sunday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Everton and Chelsea at Goodison Park.
Apr 28, 18:39
Romelu Lukaku in action during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Everton on April 1, 2017
Team News: Ashley Williams returns to Everton XI
Ashley Williams is back in the starting XI as Everton welcome Burnley to Goodison Park.
Apr 15, 14:03
Sadio Mane in action during the Premier League game between Everton and Liverpool on December 19, 2016
Liverpool winger Sadio Mane to undergo knee surgery on Tuesday
Liverpool confirm that Sadio Mane is scheduled to undergo a knee operation on Tuesday morning, which is expected to precede a two-month recovery period.
Apr 10, 14:02
Sadio Mane celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Everton on April 1, 2017
Jurgen Klopp: 'Liverpool can deal with Sadio Mane absence'
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp jokes that he would like to replace injured forward Sadio Mane with an exact replica, but remains happy with the quality of his squad.
Apr 7, 13:45
Sadio Mane in action during the Premier League game between Everton and Liverpool on December 19, 2016
Liverpool star Sadio Mane provides update on knee injury
Liverpool star Sadio Mane posts a picture of himself in a leg brace amid reports that he could miss the rest of the season with a knee injury.
Apr 5, 18:44
Sadio Mane in action for Liverpool on August 6, 2016
Jurgen Klopp: 'Sadio Mane may not return to action this season'
Jurgen Klopp concedes that Sadio Mane may miss the rest of the season with the knee injury sustained against Everton, but says that he cannot be "100% clear".
Apr 4, 13:23
Sadio Mane in action during the Premier League game between Everton and Liverpool on December 19, 2016
Liverpool 'worried Sadio Mane will miss rest of the season with knee injury'
Liverpool are reportedly worried that Sadio Mane will miss the rest of the season with a knee injury.
Apr 4, 09:16
Divock Origi celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Everton on April 1, 2017
Liverpool striker Divock Origi ready to fill Sadio Mane void
Liverpool striker Divock Origi reiterates that he wants to start games more regularly for the club, having found the net five times in the Premier League this season.
Apr 2, 17:59
Sadio Mane celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Everton on April 1, 2017
Jurgen Klopp hopeful over Sadio Mane knee injury
Jurgen Klopp admits that the injury sustained by Sadio Mane in Liverpool's 3-1 win over Everton could be a big blow, but is hopeful that it is "not that serious".
Apr 2, 10:02
Leighton Baines of Everton in action during a pre season friendly match between Heart of Midlothian and Everton FC at Tynecastle Stadium on July 26, 2015
Team News: Leighton Baines fit to start for Everton against Hull City
Leighton Baines has overcome a back problem to take his place in the Everton starting XI for the visit of Hull City.
Mar 18, 14:09
Romelu Lukaku gets fantasy points galore, especially as captain, after scoring the opening goal in his side's Premier League clash with West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Team News: Romelu Lukaku starts for Everton against Sunderland
Record-chasing Everton striker Romelu Lukaku overcomes a calf injury to start in his side's Premier League clash with Sunderland.
Feb 25, 14:09
Middlesbrough manager Aitor Karanka looks on prior to his side's Premier League clash with Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on November 5, 2016
Result: Middlesbrough hold Everton to goalless draw
Middlesbrough's wait for a first Premier League win since mid-December continues as they played out a goalless draw with Everton at the Riverside Stadium on Saturday.
Feb 11, 16:52
Claude Puel watches on during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Southampton on December 14, 2016
Claude Puel: 'Difficult to accept Everton defeat'
Southampton manager Claude Puel admits that it is "difficult to accept" his side's 3-0 defeat to Everton at Goodison Park.
Jan 2, 22:03
Ronald Koeman is all smiles during the Premier League game between Everton and Liverpool on December 19, 2016
Ronald Koeman pleased with clean sheet
Everton manager Ronald Koeman admits that he was happy to see his side keep a clean sheet after their 3-0 victory over Southampton.
Jan 2, 17:41
Romelu Lukaku gets fantasy points galore, especially as captain, after scoring the opening goal in his side's Premier League clash with West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Ronald Koeman overcomes former club Southampton as Everton score three at Goodison
Ronald Koeman seals victory over his former club Southampton as Everton earn a 3-0 win at Goodison Park.
Jan 2, 16:54
Everton manager Ronald Koeman looks on during his side's 1-1 draw with Man City at the Etihad Stadium on October 15, 2016
Live Commentary: Everton 3-0 Southampton - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live updates of the Premier League match between Everton and Southampton at Goodison Park.
Jan 2, 14:00
Ross Barkley in action for Everton on September 30, 2016
Result: Everton hit back to draw with Hull City
Everton twice come from behind to earn a 2-2 draw with Hull City in their Premier League fixture at the KCOM Stadium.
Dec 30, 21:52
Everton midfielder James McCarthy in action during his side's pre-season clash with Espanyol at Goodison Park on August 6, 2016
James McCarthy out for up to three weeks
Everton boss Ronald Koeman reveals that James McCarthy is likely to miss up to three weeks with a hamstring injury, while Maarten Stekelenburg is a doubt for Boxing Day.
Dec 22, 14:37
Everton goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg in action during his side's 1-1 draw with Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on October 15, 2016
Everton to assess James McCarthy, Maarten Stekelenburg injuries
Everton boss Ronald Koeman reveals that James McCarthy and Maarten Stekelenburg are doubts to face Leicester on Boxing Day having picked up injuries against Liverpool.
Dec 20, 14:39
Liverpool forward Sadio Mane celebrates after scoring in his side's Premier League clash with Watford at Anfield on November 6, 2016
Result: Sadio Mane earns Merseyside bragging rights for Liverpool at the death
Sadio Mane finds the net in the 94th minute to earn Liverpool a 1-0 win over Merseyside rivals Everton, sending the Reds up to second in the Premier League.
Dec 19, 21:58
Leighton Baines of Everton in action during a pre season friendly match between Heart of Midlothian and Everton FC at Tynecastle Stadium on July 26, 2015
Everton trio sign new contracts
Everton announce that Leighton Baines, Gareth Barry and Mason Holgate have all penned new deals at the Merseyside club.
Dec 16, 10:05
Seamus Coleman (R) of Everton celebrates with teammate Leighton Baines of Everton after scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Europa League against Wolfsburg on September 18, 2014
Result: Everton fight back to end Arsenal's unbeaten league run
Everton bounce back from a goal down to beat Arsenal 2-1 at Goodison Park, denying the visitors the chance of climbing top of the table.
Dec 13, 21:39
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has had quite enough of Gary Cahill during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester United on October 23, 2016
Zlatan Ibrahimovic: 'Manchester United must fight more to get wins'
Zlatan Ibrahimovic believes that Manchester United have to "fight more" if they are to start turning draws into wins.
Dec 5, 20:18



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