Arsenal has targeted Tottenham’s Jermain Defoe in its search for a top-class goalscorer, the Daily Star reported.
Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe signed a new contract until 2015, the Premier League soccer club said on its website.
Rickie Lambert was named to the England soccer squad for next week’s exhibition match against Scotland, giving the 31-year-old Southampton striker his first national team call-up.
Tottenham Hotspur beat Sheriff Tiraspol 2-1 to join seven other teams including fellow former champion Valencia in reaching the Europa League’s round of 32.
Jermain Defoe got two goals as Tottenham beat Reading 3-1 in soccer’s Premier League to ease early-season pressure on coach Andre Villas-Boas.
Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe will miss three months after undergoing ankle surgery yesterday, the Premier League soccer club said on its website.
England soccer coach Fabio Capello dropped Theo Walcott, Darren Bent and Adam Johnson from his squad to go to soccer’s World Cup, the Football Association said on its website .
Kyle Walker scored his first goal for Tottenham to secure a 2-1 win against Arsenal in yesterday’s north London derby. Chelsea climbed to third in soccer’s Premier League with a 5-1 victory at Bolton.
Jermain Defoe fulfilled a childhood dream by guiding England into the last 16 of soccer’s World Cup.
"It was never going to be easy to win and go through."
- Jermain Defoe on Nov 07, 2013