Jermain Defoe

Born: October 7, 1982 (age 32)

Height: 5'7" (171cm)

Hometown: Beckton, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Striker
Team: Sunderland (no. 28)
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-Sunderland
Sports Mole has 875 articles about Jermain Defoe. Articles 1 to 40:
Chelsea's Ivorian striker Didier Drogba celebrates scoring their first goal during the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Chelsea at St James Park in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, north east England, on December 6, 2014
Team News: Didier Drogba skippers Chelsea
Ivorian forward Didier Drogba captains Chelsea against Sunderland in the Premier League this afternoon.
14:25
Jermain Defoe for Sunderland on January 31, 2015
Report: Bournemouth line up Jermain Defoe swoop
A report suggests that Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe is lining up moves to sign Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe and Liverpool's Rickie Lambert this summer.
May 24, 04:30
Jermain Defoe for Sunderland on January 31, 2015
Jermain Defoe: "Relegation battle has been scary"
Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe admits that his side's fight to avoid relegation to the Championship "has been scary".
May 20, 22:04
Connor Wickham of Sunderland and Marc Albrighton of Leicester City compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Leicester City at Stadium of Light on May 16, 2015
Match Analysis: Sunderland 0-0 Leicester City
Sports Mole looks back over the 0-0 draw between Sunderland and Leicester City at the Stadium of Light.
May 16, 17:16
Wes Brown of Sunderland tackles Jamie Vardy of Leicester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Sunderland at The King Power Stadium on November 22, 2014
Preview: Sunderland vs. Leicester City
Sports Mole previews a massive match in the Premier League's relegation battle as Sunderland welcome Leicester City to the Stadium of Light.
May 14, 17:31
AFC Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe smiles during a pre-season friendly on July 13, 2013
Eddie Howe to join Gary Neville, Jamie Carragher on Monday Night Football
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe will join Gary Neville and Jamie Carragher on Sky Sports' Monday Night Football this evening.
May 11, 12:55
Monaco's Dimitar Berbatov celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Sochaux during their Ligue 1 match on March 8, 2014
Bournemouth to make shock move for Dimitar Berbatov?
A report claims that Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe is interested in bringing AS Monaco striker Dimitar Berbatov to the Goldsands Stadium this summer.
May 10, 16:13
Tim Howard in action for Everton on December 15, 2014
Tim Howard bemoans bad luck in Sunderland defeat
Tim Howard bemoans Everton's bad luck during their 2-0 defeat at home to Sunderland in the Premier League.
May 10, 14:38
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland celebrates scoring his team's second goal with Steven Fletcher (R) during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Sunderland at Goodison Park on May 9, 2015
Jermain Defoe: Everton match was "must win"
Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe admits that the team's match against Everton was "must win" as they try to avoid relegation from the Premier League.
May 10, 13:45
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland celebrates scoring his team's second goal with Steven Fletcher (R) during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Sunderland at Goodison Park on May 9, 2015
Bournemouth keen on Jermain Defoe?
Bournemouth are reportedly eager to sign Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe should the Black Cats suffer relegation from the Premier League.
May 10, 12:09
Danny Graham of Sunderland celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Sunderland at Goodison Park on May 9, 2015
Danny Graham: 'We deserved our luck'
Sunderland striker Danny Graham believes that his side deserved their fortune for their two goals in their victory over Everton at Goodison Park.
May 10, 02:10
Sunderland's Dutch manager Dick Advocaat reacts during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Sunderland at the Boleyn Ground in Upton Park, East London on March 21, 2015
Dick Advocaat: "Everton were the better side"
Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat admits that Everton were the "better side" despite his team winning 2-0 at Goodison Park.
May 9, 17:54
Danny Graham of Sunderland celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Sunderland at Goodison Park on May 9, 2015
Player Ratings: Everton 0-2 Sunderland
Sports Mole looks at who stood out during Sunderland's remarkable 2-0 victory over Everton at Goodison Park.
May 9, 15:55
Roberto Martinez, manager of Everton looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Everton at KC Stadium on January 1, 2015
Roberto Martinez refuses to criticise Everton players
Everton boss Roberto Martinez refuses to be critical of his players after their 2-0 defeat to Sunderland at Goodison Park.
May 9, 15:22
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland celebrates scoring his team's second goal with Steven Fletcher (R) during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Sunderland at Goodison Park on May 9, 2015
Match Analysis: Everton 0-2 Sunderland
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at relegation-threatened Sunderland's fortuitous 2-0 victory over Everton at Goodison Park.
May 9, 15:16
Danny Graham of Sunderland celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Sunderland at Goodison Park on May 9, 2015
Result: Danny Graham, Jermain Defoe secure vital win for Sunderland
Sunderland's relegation fears are eased after goals from Danny Graham and Jermain Defoe earn the Black Cats victory over Everton.
May 9, 14:36
Tom Cleverley of Aston Villa celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and West Ham United at Villa Park on May 9, 2015
Live Commentary: Aston Villa 1-0 West Ham United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text commentary Aston Villa's crucial 1-0 win over West Ham United in the Premier League.
May 9, 14:00
Danny Graham of Sunderland goes past Leighton Baines and Phil Jagielka of Everton during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Sunderland at Goodison Park on May 9, 2015
Half-Time Report: Everton, Sunderland level at break
Everton and Sunderland are all square at half time in the Premier League's early kickoff.
May 9, 13:32
Danny Graham of Sunderland goes past Leighton Baines and Phil Jagielka of Everton during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Sunderland at Goodison Park on May 9, 2015
Live Commentary: Everton 0-2 Sunderland - as it happened
Relive Sunderland's 2-0 victory over Everton at Goodison Park as the Black Cats give their survival hopes a massive boost on Merseyside.
May 9, 11:45
Thierry Henry of Arsenal celebrates scoring his teams third goal during the Barclays Premiership match between Arsenal and Wigan Athletic at Highbury on May 7, 2006
On this day: Arsenal snatch fourth spot ahead of Tottenham Hotspur
On this day in 2006, Arsenal snatched the fourth and final Champions League spot with a 4-2 victory over Wigan Athletic in their last game at Highbury.
May 7, 08:00
Toby Alderweireld in action for Southampton on September 13, 2014
Toby Alderweireld: "We deserved more"
Southampton defender Toby Alderweireld insists that his side deserved to take something from their defeat against Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.
May 3, 03:12
Sunderland's Jordi Gomez celebrates scoring his second penalty during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Southampton at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland, northeast England, on May 2, 2015
Result: Jordi Gomez penalty brace helps Sunderland down Southampton
Two penalty strikes from Jordi Gomez help Sunderland beat Southampton 2-1 in their Premier League clash at the Stadium of Light.
May 2, 16:56
Connor Wickham of Sunderland celebrates scoring the opening goal with Billy Jones of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Sunderland at Britannia Stadium on April 25, 2015
Match Analysis: Stoke City 1-1 Sunderland
Sports Mole analyses the Premier League draw between Stoke City and Sunderland at the Britannia Stadium.
Apr 25, 17:27
Raheem Sterling of Liverpool celebrates as he scores their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Newcastle United at Anfield on April 13, 2015
Live Commentary: Liverpool 2-0 Newcastle United - as it happened
Sports Mole brings you live text commentary of the Premier League match between Liverpool and Newcastle United at Anfield.
Apr 13, 19:00
Newcastle United assistant manager John Carver during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Crystal Palace on March 22, 2014
John Carver: 'Transfer policy has adversely affected Tyne-Wear derby results'
Newcastle United boss John Carver claims the club's transfer policy of signing foreign players has adversely affected the club's performances in the Tyne-Wear derby.
Apr 13, 01:20
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland celebrates scoring the opening goal with Patrick van Aanholt of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Newcastle United at Stadium of Light on April 5, 2015
Jermain Defoe demands teammates build on Wear-Tyne derby win
Jermain Defoe demands that his Sunderland teammates build on their 1-0 derby win over Newcastle United and guide the club to safety.
Apr 11, 08:22
Sunderland's Dutch manager Dick Advocaat reacts during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Sunderland at the Boleyn Ground in Upton Park, East London on March 21, 2015
Sunderland boss Dick Advocaat: 'Forget about win over Newcastle United'
Sunderland boss Dick Advocaat urges his players to forget their win over Newcastle United and focus on facing Crystal Palace this weekend.
Apr 10, 16:36
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland scores the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Newcastle United at Stadium of Light on April 5, 2015
Video: Sunderland's Jermain Defoe booed at WWE event in Newcastle
Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe gets booed in Newcastle while being introduced at a WWE event.
Apr 10, 13:19
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland celebrates scoring the opening goal with Patrick van Aanholt of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Newcastle United at Stadium of Light on April 5, 2015
Preview: Sunderland vs. Crystal Palace
Sports Mole previews the Premier League match between Sunderland and Crystal Palace at the Stadium of Light.
Apr 9, 18:58
Jermain Defoe for Sunderland on January 31, 2015
Video: Sunderland's Jermain Defoe impresses in keepy-up challenge with tennis ball
Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe impresses in a keepy-up challenge with a tennis ball by scoring 76.
Apr 9, 13:58
Glenn Murray of Crystal Palace celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Manchester City at Selhurst Park on April 6, 2015
Sports Mole's Premier League Team of the Week
Sports Mole picks out the most impressive 11 players from the 31st round of 2014-15 Premier League matches.
Apr 7, 09:51
Newcastle United assistant manager John Carver during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Crystal Palace on March 22, 2014
John Carver unsure where points will come from
Newcastle United boss John Carver admits that he does not know where the club's next points are coming from, given their recent form.
Apr 7, 09:20
John Carver, Assistant Manager of Newcastle United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Fulham and Newcastle United at Craven Cottage on March 15, 2014
John Carver: 'Defeat to Sunderland will define my spell in charge'
Newcastle United manager John Carver believes that his side's 1-0 derby defeat to Sunderland will define his reign at the helm of the Magpies.
Apr 6, 15:34
Daryl Janmaat in action for Newcastle on December 28, 2014
Daryl Janmaat: 'Newcastle United were too negative'
Newcastle United defender Daryl Janmaat admits that the team were "too negative" in their Tyne-Wear derby defeat to Sunderland.
Apr 6, 15:16
Tim Krul in action for Newcastle on November 22, 2014
John Carver defends Tim Krul over Jermain Defoe incident
John Carver says that Tim Krul's passion for Newcastle cannot be questioned, after he was pictured congratulating Sunderland's Jermain Defoe on his Tyne-Wear derby goal.
Apr 6, 10:51
Sunderland's Dutch manager Dick Advocaat reacts during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Sunderland at the Boleyn Ground in Upton Park, East London on March 21, 2015
Dick Advocaat praises Sunderland fans
Dick Advocaat hails the atmosphere at the Stadium of Light on Sunday as Sunderland beat Newcastle United.
Apr 6, 09:09
John O'Shea for Sunderland on October 4, 2014
John O'Shea elated with "historic" Wear-Tyne derby victory
Sunderland defender John O'Shea believes that his side's win over Newcastle United is a huge moment in the club's history as well as their battle against relegation.
Apr 6, 02:17
Sunderland's Dutch manager Dick Advocaat reacts during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Sunderland at the Boleyn Ground in Upton Park, East London on March 21, 2015
Dick Advocaat confident of Sunderland survival
Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat remains hopeful that he can guide the club to safety after picking up his first win with a 1-0 victory over bitter rivals Newcastle.
Apr 5, 21:29
Sunderland's Irish defender John O'Shea vies with Newcastle United's French midfielder Moussa Sissoko during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Newcastle United at The Stadium of Light in Sunderland, north east England on Apr
John Carver: 'Newcastle United could get relegated'
John Carver warns Newcastle that relegation is certainly a possibility unless they start picking up much-needed victories.
Apr 5, 21:19
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland scores the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Newcastle United at Stadium of Light on April 5, 2015
Jamie Carragher slams Tim Krul over Jermain Defoe banter
Sky Sports pundit Jamie Carragher berates Tim Krul for congratulating Jermain Defoe for his wondergoal that helped Sunderland clinch the bragging rights over Newcastle.
Apr 5, 20:31
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