Jermain Defoe

Born: October 7, 1982 (age 34)

Height: 5'7" (171cm)

Hometown: Beckton, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Striker
Team: Bournemouth (no. 18)
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland leaves the pitch with the match ball after scoring a hat-trick during the Capital One Cup Second Round match between Sunderland and Exeter City at Stadium of Light on August 25, 2015 in Sunderland, England.
Career History
Youth1997-1999Charlton Athletic
1999West Ham United
Senior1998-1999Charlton Athletic
1999-2004West Ham United
→ 2000-2001Bournemouth (loan)
→ 2004-2014Tottenham Hotspur (loan)
2004-2008Tottenham Hotspur
2008-2009Portsmouth
2009-2014Tottenham Hotspur
2014-2015Toronto
2015-2017Sunderland
2017-Bournemouth
International2004-England
Sports Mole has 1,368 articles about Jermain Defoe. Articles 1 to 40:
Everton's Oumar Niasse introduces himself to the crowd on the pitch before the match between Everton and Newcastle United at Goodison Park on February 3, 2016
Result: Oumar Niasse brace helps Everton see off Bournemouth
Substitute Oumar Niasse helps Everton claim their second Premier League win of the season with a 2-1 defeat of Bournemouth.
17:08
Wayne Rooney in action for Everton against Sevilla on August 6, 2017
Preview: Everton vs. Bournemouth
Sports Mole previews the action from Everton's Premier League meeting with Bournemouth.
Sep 22, 01:16
Jordon Ibe celebrates with Jermain Defoe during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Brighton & Hove Albion on September 15, 2017
Bournemouth's Jordon Ibe: 'I still have a long way to go'
Jordon Ibe says that he needs to keep working hard after providing two assists in Bournemouth's first win of the Premier League season.
Sep 17, 12:59
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Liam Rosenior: 'You cannot switch off in the Premier League'
Brighton & Hove Albion winger Liam Rosenior is unhappy with his side switching off to let Bournemouth come from behind and claim a 2-1 win on Friday night.
Sep 15, 22:57
Eddie Howe celebrates after the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Liverpool on December 4, 2016
Eddie Howe relieved as Bournemouth earn first Premier League points of season
Eddie Howe is relieved to see Bournemouth pick up their first points of the Premier League season in their 2-1 win over Brighton & Hove Albion.
Sep 15, 22:44
Brighton manager Chris Hughton looks on ahead of the Pre Season Friendly between Brighton & Hove Albion and Seville at Amex Stadium on August 2, 2015
Chris Hughton: 'Brighton & Hove Albion were always in the game'
Brighton & Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton believes that his side were caught short in their 2-1 Premier League defeat at Bournemouth as they were "always in the game".
Sep 15, 22:31
Jordon Ibe celebrates with Jermain Defoe during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Brighton & Hove Albion on September 15, 2017
Result: Bournemouth come from behind to see off Brighton & Hove Albion
Bournemouth claim their first Premier League win of the season as Jermain Defoe helps the Cherries clinch a 2-1 victory over Brighton & Hove Albion at the Vitality Stadium.
Sep 15, 21:55
Alexandre Lacazette is congratulated by Hector Bellerin after scoring during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Bournemouth on September 9, 2017
Result: Arsenal cruise past Bournemouth to return to winning ways
Arsenal return to winning ways following back-to-back defeats courtesy of a comfortable 3-0 win over Bournemouth at the Emirates Stadium.
Sep 9, 16:53
Alexis Sanchez hides his face in shame during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Arsenal on August 27, 2017
Team News: Alexis Sanchez drops to Arsenal bench
Alexis Sanchez is named among the substitutes as Arsenal welcome Bournemouth to the Emirates.
Sep 9, 14:02
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Arsenal on August 27, 2017
Preview: Arsenal vs. Bournemouth
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between under-fire Arsenal and pointless Bournemouth at the Emirates Stadium.
Sep 7, 16:56
England midfielder Jesse Lingard in action during his side's international friendly with Spain at Wembley on November 15, 2016
Jesse Lingard, Harry Maguire cut from England squad
Jesse Lingard, Harry Maguire and Jermain Defoe are left out of England's 23-man squad to face Slovakia, while Eric Dier is included after returning from suspension.
Sep 4, 12:51
Bournemouth striker Benik Afobe in action during his side's Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on December 31, 2016
Wolverhampton Wanderers rejected with £15m bid for Benik Afobe?
Wolverhampton Wanderers are reportedly knocked back with a £15m bid for Bournemouth striker Benik Afobe.
Aug 31, 19:23
Malta players chase after Jesse Lingard in a match between England and Malta at Wembley
Preview: Malta vs. England
Sports Mole previews Friday's World Cup Group F qualifier between bottom side Malta and top-of-the-group England at the Ta'Qali National Stadium.
Aug 30, 18:02
Eddie Howe looks downbeat during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Watford on August 19, 2017
Eddie Howe "disappointed" with late defeat to Manchester City
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe says that he is "disappointed" after seeing his side lose out to Manchester City with a late strike.
Aug 26, 16:09
Raheem Sterling nets a last-minute winner during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Manchester City on August 26, 2017
Result: Raheem Sterling nets late winner as Manchester City beat Bournemouth
Raheem Sterling scores in the seventh minute of added-on time as Manchester City register a 2-1 win over Bournemouth in their Premier League game at the Vitality Stadium.
Aug 26, 14:33
Charlie Daniels celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Manchester City on August 26, 2017
Live Commentary: Bournemouth 1-2 Manchester City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Manchester City's 2-1 victory over Bournemouth in the Premier League.
Aug 26, 12:00
Sergio Aguero in action during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Everton on August 21, 2017
Team News: Manchester City drop Sergio Aguero, Bournemouth start Jermain Defoe
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola decides to drop Sergio Aguero, but Bournemouth striker Jermain Defoe starts the Premier League match between the two clubs.
Aug 26, 11:34
Pep Guardiola watches on during the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Preview: Bournemouth vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews the match in the Premier League between Bournemouth and Manchester City.
Aug 24, 15:58
Harry Maguire celebrates with teammates after scoring during the Premier League game between Leicester City and Brighton & Hove Albion on August 19, 2017
Harry Maguire named in England squad
Gareth Southgate names Leicester City centre-back Harry Maguire in his England squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Malta and Slovakia next month.
Aug 24, 14:03
Sunderland's Jermain Defoe reacts after losing to Bournemouth on April 29, 2017
Jermain Defoe: 'I am ready to start for Bournemouth'
Jermain Defoe says that he is "itching to start" after being named on the bench for Bournemouth's first two matches of the new Premier League campaign.
Aug 21, 14:10
Sunderland's Jermain Defoe reacts after losing to Bournemouth on April 29, 2017
Eddie Howe: 'Jermain Defoe not where he needs to be fitness-wise'
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe says that Jermain Defoe has not started in the Premier League this season as he is currently "not where he needs to be fitness-wise".
Aug 21, 10:16
Tony Pulis calls the shots during the Premier League game between Manchester City and West Bromwich Albion on April 9, 2016
Result: Debutant Ahmed Hegazi heads West Bromwich Albion to victory over Bournemouth
West Bromwich Albion open the new Premier League season with a 1-0 win over visitors Bournemouth, thanks to a debut goal from new centre-back Ahmed Hegazi.
Aug 12, 16:52
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe during the Premier League match against Sunderland on April 29, 2017
Eddie Howe has "no immediate plans" to add to Bournemouth squad
Eddie Howe is happy with Bournemouth's squad depth on the eve of the Premier League campaign, admitting that he will only make another signing if a player gets injured.
Aug 11, 11:38
Sunderland's Jermain Defoe with fan Bradley Lowery at the Premier League match against Everton on February 25, 2017
Everton to host charity game at Goodison Park in memory of Bradley Lowery
Everton announce that they will host a charity football match at Goodison Park this September in memory of young Bradley Lowery.
Jul 24, 20:29
Raheem Sterling and Jermain Defoe celebrate during the World Cup qualifier between England and Lithuania on March 26, 2017
Jermain Defoe 'dreams' of earning place in World Cup squad
Jermain Defoe hopes to impress in the Premier League with Bournemouth next season to force his way into England boss Gareth Southgate's World Cup plans.
Jul 24, 12:00
Ross McCormack in action for Aston Villa on August 5, 2016
Sunderland interested in Aston Villa striker Ross McCormack?
Aston Villa striker Ross McCormack is reportedly wanted by Sunderland, despite the Scotsman working his way back into Steve Bruce's first-team plans.
Jul 16, 10:54
Sunderland's Jermain Defoe with fan Bradley Lowery at the Premier League match against Everton on February 25, 2017
Jermain Defoe returns to England for Bradley Lowery funeral
Bournemouth striker Jermain Defoe leaves the club's pre-season training camp in Spain to travel back to England for the funeral of Bradley Lowery on Friday.
Jul 13, 17:48
Simon Francis in action during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Bournemouth on April 15, 2017
Simon Francis: 'Bournemouth targeting top-eight finish'
Bournemouth captain Simon Francis says that his team have the credentials to break into the top eight in the Premier League next season.
Jul 11, 17:20
Sunderland's Jermain Defoe with fan Bradley Lowery at the Premier League match against Everton on February 25, 2017
Jermain Defoe pays tribute to "best friend" Bradley Lowery
Bournemouth striker Jermain Defoe says an emotional farewell to Bradley Lowery following the six-year-old's death from a rare form of cancer.
Jul 8, 20:04
Sunderland's Jermain Defoe with fan Bradley Lowery at the Premier League match against Everton on February 25, 2017
Sunderland pay tribute to Bradley Lowery with a minute's applause
Sunderland pay tribute to Bradley Lowery ahead of their pre-season meeting against Bury following the young supporter's tragic death.
Jul 7, 22:16
Sunderland's Jermain Defoe with fan Bradley Lowery at the Premier League match against Everton on February 25, 2017
Jermain Defoe pays heartfelt tribute to young cancer fighter Bradley Lowery
Bournemouth striker Jermain Defoe pays a heartfelt tribute to his "best friend" Bradley Lowery.
Jul 6, 19:26
Tyias Browning of Everton in action during the Pre Season Friendly match between Leeds United and Everton at Elland Road on August 1, 2015 in Leeds, England.
Sunderland boss Simon Grayson to raid Everton for three players?
A report claims that Everton duo Tyias Browning and Brendan Galloway are to undergo medicals with Sunderland ahead of joining on loan.
Jul 4, 14:54
Sunderland's Jermain Defoe during the Premier League match against Everton on February 25, 2017
Jermain Defoe: 'Mum swayed Bournemouth move'
England international Jermain Defoe reveals that his mother played a part in the forward deciding to re-join Bournemouth in this summer's transfer window.
Jul 1, 14:08
Tottenham's Lewis Holtby celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Fulham during their Premier League match on December 4, 2013
Newcastle United, Bournemouth chase Lewis Holtby deal?
Newcastle United and Bournemouth are both reportedly keen on signing Hamburger SV midfielder Lewis Holtby, who has previously had a spell with Tottenham Hotspur.
Jun 30, 12:10
Sunderland's Jermain Defoe with fan Bradley Lowery at the Premier League match against Everton on February 25, 2017
Jermain Defoe bids farewell to Sunderland fans
New Bournemouth striker Jermain Defoe bids farewell to the Sunderland fans following his move to the Vitality Stadium.
Jun 29, 15:23
Sunderland's Jermain Defoe during the Premier League match against Everton on February 25, 2017
Bournemouth confirm Jermain Defoe signing
Bournemouth confirm the arrival of England international striker Jermain Defoe on a three-year deal following his release by Sunderland.
Jun 29, 14:41
Sunderland's Jermain Defoe during the Premier League match against Everton on February 25, 2017
Jermain Defoe 'completes Bournemouth move'
Jermain Defoe reportedly completes his move to Bournemouth on a free transfer following his departure from relegated Sunderland.
Jun 29, 13:24
Sunderland's Jermain Defoe during the Premier League match against Everton on February 25, 2017
Bournemouth doubting Jermain Defoe deal due to financial demands?
Bournemouth reportedly have doubts over the cost of signing Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe.
Jun 28, 10:12
England's midfielder Dele Alli (L) vies against France's midfielder Blaise Matuidi during the friendly football match between England and France at Wembley Stadium in west London on November 17, 2015
Preview: France vs. England
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's international friendly between France and England at the Stade de France in Paris.
Jun 12, 19:35
Harry Kane in action during an England training session on March 22, 2016
Harry Kane to retain England captaincy for France game
England manager Gareth Southgate confirms that Harry Kane will once again captain the team during Tuesday's international friendly with France in Paris.
Jun 12, 13:40



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