Last Updated: Mon, 14 Oct 2013 08:54
Everton left back Leighton Baines has told team-mate Ross Barkley to get used to being a marked man in the Premier League.
Barkley and Baines, along with Phil Jagielka, are away with England at the moment preparing for Tuesday's crucial World Cup qualifier with Poland but whilst he is almost certain to play against Poland, Barkley probably will not.
Baines though believes Barkley will go on to be a big star in the future and the evidence of how he has progressed is in the fact he is now singled out for special attention by opposing players.
"He's starting to build up a reputation now and teams are beginning to show him that bit more respect," Baines said.
"In the first few games maybe when they saw him on the team sheet there was no preparation around him from the opposition but now there will be.
"That's something he will have to learn to deal with and he will because he's going to be a top, top player. No doubt about it.
"The great thing for him is that he's now getting his education on the pitch which is the best place to learn. Now he has to combat the attention."
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