Steven Gerrard on Friday scored his first international goal since scoring against Hungary at Wembley three years ago.
Gerrard scored in the twelvth minute with a powerful low strike past Moldava's Stanislav Namasco who was in post on Friday.
The encounter saw England thrash Moldova by four goals to nil. The other goals from Welbeck (two) and Southampton's Rickie Lambert.
By Joseph Afrifa Owusu