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Top Ten Best January Transfers

There are only a few days left in the January transfer window and while things haven’t really spiced up yet, the January window is an important time for a European to finely touch up their roster and get that final piece of the puzzle to put together a run to the end of the season. We will have our top ten worst January transfers posted soon but for now, here are the top ten best...
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Why Rescuing Jermain Defoe From MLS Is Good Business for Sunderland

With the January transfer window open, here’s my column to sort through all of the good buys and bad buys in this calendar month as clubs across Europe attempt to add depth to their squad while others look for a way to offload excess weight or to make a sizable profit. For this week’s column, I have two good buys and two bad busy. Good Buys Jermain Defoe; Sunderland from...
Via World Soccer Talk
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Tottenham spoil Defoe's return; Krkic inspires Stoke City

Jermain Defoe was unable to continue his remarkable run of marking club debuts with a goal as Sunderland suffered a last-gasp 2-1 defeat at former club Tottenham on Saturday. Just 11 months after leaving White Hart Lane for Toronto FC, the 32-year-old returned to his old stomping ground after completing a move to the north-east strugglers on the eve of this match. Defoe received...
Via Fox Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Sunderland Complete Signing of Jermain Defoe From Toronto FC

Sunderland have completed the signing of England striker Jermain Defoe from Toronto FC with Jozy Altidore heading in the opposite direction. The Black Cats have confirmed that the 32-year-old former Tottenham frontman has signed a three-and-a-half-year deal after completing a swap with United States international Altidore. Defoe said: "I am delighted to be here and I'm looking forward...
Via World Soccer Talk
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Pardew reveals Crystal Palace failed in bid to sign Defoe

Alan Pardew has revealed he failed to persuade striker Jermain Defoe to pick Crystal Palace ahead of a move to Sunderland. Defoe is on the verge of sealing his transfer to Wearside from Toronto FC, with Pardew conceding Palace were forced out of the race for the former England striker. Palace have secured Arsenal forward Yaya Sanogo on loan with new Eagles boss Pardew aiming to...
Via Fox Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Jermain Defoe Will Help Keep Sunderland in the Premier League

The deal to take Jermain Defoe to Sunderland in exchange for Jozy Altidore is nearing completion with the agreement of terms that will take Altidore to Toronto the only thing holding up official confirmation from the Wearside club. Defoe is expected to sign a two-and-a-half year deal at the Stadium of Light. With Sunderland in yet another relegation dogfight it appears this transfer...
Via World Soccer Talk
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Jermain Defoe be a good signing for Sunderland?

According to Sky Sports, former-England striker Jermain Defoe has passed a medical ahead of a move back to the Premier […]
Via Soccer News
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Defoe relishing Sunderland move

Sunderland-bound striker Jermain Defoe cannot wait to start scoring goals at the Stadium of Light. Defoe is on the verge […]
Via Soccer News
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Toronto striker Jermain Defoe set for Sunderland medical

Jermain Defoe is to undergo a medical at Sunderland as he closes in on a return to English football. The 32-year-old Toronto FC striker will reportedly have medical checks within the next 24 hours with a view to completing his switch to the Black Cats. Sunderland have been engaged in advanced talks with Defoe in recent days and now look to be closing in on a capture they hope will...
Via Fox Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Sunderland hold talks with Toronto striker Jermain Defoe

Sunderland have had discussions with Toronto FC over a possible deal for Jermain Defoe, according to reports. As many as 10 Premier League clubs are interested in signing Defoe during January's transfer window, and the England striker has been training with his former club Tottenham. Spurs are not among his suitors, but Sunderland are as they aim to improve a record of just 18 goals...
Via Fox Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

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