Jermain Defoe

  • Two-goal Defoe dreams of England recall 18-03-2014 05:09 PM

    Former Spurs striker Jermain Defoe slammed in two goals on his debut for Toronto FC in North America's Major League Soccer at the weekend, rekindling hopes of an England recall for the 2014 World Cup. The 31-year-old, whose winner against Slovenia at the 2010 World Cup finals in South Africa...
  • Defoe begins farewell in style as Spurs beat Crystal Palace 2-0 12-01-2014 12:04 AM

    London: Toronto-bound Jermain Defoe started his Tottenham farewell by scoring as Spurs moved within one point of the Champions League spots and Crystal Palace dropped to last place in the Premier League on Saturday. Tottenham confirmed on Friday that Defoe would leave for Toronto FC at the end of February,...
  • Jermain Defoe to play for Toronto FC from February 11-01-2014 09:03 AM

    Toronto: Striker Jermain Defoe has agreed to leave Tottenham and join Major League Soccer's Toronto FC at the end of February. The 31-year-old has scored 142 goals during two spells at Tottenham and is the club's top scorer in European competitions. Tottenham has at least nine matches to play before...
  • Jermain Defoe to join MLS team Toronto FC 10-01-2014 08:49 PM

    London: Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe has agreed to join MLS team Toronto FC at the end of February. The 31-year-old Defoe has scored 142 goals during two spells at Tottenham and is the club's top scorer in European competitions. Tottenham has at least nine matches to play before Defoe leaves...
  • Defoe to leave Tottenham Hotspur for Toronto: reports 09-01-2014 08:41 AM

    London: Tottenham Hotspur striker Jermain Defoe is poised to sign for Major League Soccer side Toronto FC, British and Canadian media reported on Wednesday. The MLS club posted messages on their website and Twitter warning fans to expect "a bloody big deal" on Monday. British newspaper the Guardian and Canada's...
  • Tottenham Hotspur wary of Sunderland threat 07-12-2013 10:09 AM

    London: Tottenham fans might be rubbing their hands at the prospect of a visit to bottom-of-the-table Sunderland on Saturday, but striker Jermain Defoe says the entire squad is aware of the threats posed by the team led by former Spurs man Gus Poyet. Far from it being a trip to...
  • Lamela steers Tottenham through in Europa League 08-11-2013 08:21 AM

    London: Tottenham, Fiorentina and Red Bull Salzburg made it four group wins out of four in the Europa League on Thursday to qualify for the knockout phase with two games to spare. Record-signing Erik Lamela scored his first Tottenham goal before winning the penalty that Jermain Defoe converted to clinch...
  • Tottenham inflict further pain on depleted Anzhi 04-10-2013 12:05 AM

    Tottenham Hotspur exposed the weaknesses in Anzhi Makhachkala's star-shorn squad, winning 2-0 in Moscow to maintain their perfect start to the Europa League group stage on Thursday. Jermain Defoe and Nacer Chadli scored first-half goals for the visitors who then cruised through the Group K clash against the Russian side...