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Jermain Defoe completes free transfer move to Bournemouth


Bournemouth have completed the signing of Jermain Defoe. The striker has signed a three-year deal with the Cherries, having left Sunderland on a free transfer following the club’s relegation from the Premier League. Defoe, who scored in a club record 10 consecutive league games for Bournemouth during a loan spell earlier in his career, admitted the decision to sign for ...

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Jermain Defoe signs three-year deal at Bournemouth


Bournemouth have completed the signing of Jermain Defoe from Sunderland on a three-year deal. The 34-year-old agreed terms with Bournemouth last month, according to reports, with his Sunderland deal including a clause that allowed him to leave for free after they were relegated. The Cherries have now finalised his transfer, with Defoe set to earn £65,000-a-week to stay in the ...

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Defoe scores as England beat Lithuania at Wembley

Jermain Defoe is the 22nd player to reach the 20-goal landmark for England

England took another comfortable step on the road to qualification for next summer’s World Cup in Russia as they eased past Lithuania at Wembley. Gareth Southgate’s first game at Wembley since succeeding Sam Allardyce on a permanent basis provided few alarms as England remain firmly in control at the top of Group F. Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe justified his call-up ...

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Jermain Defoe: England recall Sunderland striker aged 34

Jermain Defoe has scored 14 Premier League goals for Sunderland this season (Image credit: Getty Images)

Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe has been recalled to the England squad. The 34-year-old has 55 England caps and played his last international match against Chile in November 2013. Uncapped Southampton duo Nathan Redmond and James Ward-Prowse are included, as is 19-year-old Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford. Gareth Southgate’s side face Germany away in a friendly on 22 March before a ...

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