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VIDEO: Jermain Defoe scores stunning goal in Tyne-Wear Derby, nearly in tears after scoring

This Tyne-Wear Derby has always been an intense game and this latest edition has been no different. Sunderland needs this win in order to stay above the relegation zone and Newcastle needs this win so they can have bragging rights that they helped send their rival out of the EPL. After 45 minutes of nothing, Sunderland suddenly got themselves into the lead. Jermain Defoe scored a...
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Toronto FC: Ryan Nelsen’s inexperience cost him his job

Ryan Nelsen inexperience was on display during his time with Toronto FC. Ryan Nelsen set himself up to fail when he agreed to be Toronto FC’s head coach while he was still under contract as a player with English Premier League club Queens Park Rangers. The 36-year-old year old had the audacity to come into an evolving league with no coaching experience, and that decision backfired...
September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

MLS: Toronto FC striker Jermain Defoe pleased with debut

Toronto FC striker Jermain Defoe hailed his MLS debut as a ‘dream’ as his side beat Seattle Sounders 2-1 in their opening game. The Englishman scored both goals in the first 25 minutes as Toronto stunned the Seattle crowd into submission, and then went on to claim all three points despite Clint Dempsey’s second half strike. Defoe affirmed his desire for a World Cup call-up...
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March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Defoe: Right time to leave Spurs

Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe feels it is the right time to leave the club and admitted a combination of reasons have prompted him to join MLS side Toronto . The England striker has scored 143 goals in two spells at White Hart Lane but, with just one year left on his current deal at Spurs, Defoe will leave north London for Canada at the end of February . Defoe admits it will...
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January 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Defoe begins farewell in style as Spurs win 2-0

Toronto-bound Jermain Defoe started his Tottenham farewell by scoring as they 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, and the 31-year-old striker wrapped up the 2-0 win over Palace with a clinical finish...
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January 11, 2014  |  Discuss

England striker Jermain Defoe makes MLS move

Tottenham Hotspur have announced that they have reached an agreement with Toronto FC for the transfer of England striker Jermain Defoe. The fee for the 31 year old striker is believed to be around £6m and the player will only move on February 28th, he will be eligible to play for Spurs until this date. Defoe joined Tottenham from West Ham in February 2004, in his first spell at...
January 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Jermain Defoe to join MLS team Toronto FC

Tottenham says 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 for the MLS, which starts in March. Defoe says ''everybody knows how much this club means...
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January 10, 2014  |  Discuss

CONFIRMED: Jermain Defoe will join MLS side Toronto

CONFIRMED: Jermain Defoe will join MLS side Toronto - originally posted on Soccerlens.comTottenham striker Jermain Defoe will join MLS side Toronto FC, with effect from February 28, 2014, the club has confirmed. The 31-year-old striker has had a glittering career in English football and at Spurs especially. He first started his international career in February 2004 from West Ham...
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January 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Defoe heading to MLS side Toronto FC?

Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe will sign for Toronto FC on Monday, according to reports in Canada. Defoe has long been tipped to join the ambitious Major League Soccer side where his one-time Spurs team-mate Ryan Nelsen is now head coach. It is understood that the 31-year-old will fly to Canada over the weekend, when he will finalize the move and put pen to paper. After completing...
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January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

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