Defoe calls on Sunderland players to work harder

2017-04-13 14:42

Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe has reiterated the importance of working hard to help the club out of the relegation zone.

Defoe marks comeback as England toil to win

2017-03-27 09:34

Jermain Defoe adorned his international comeback with a goal as England toiled to a 2-0 victory over Lithuania in a forgettable World Cup qualifier at Wembley.

Januzaj enjoying Defoe partnership

2017-02-09 14:24

Sunderland play-maker Adnan Januzaj reveals he is happy to be providing chances for striker Jermain Defoe to score, rather than himself.

Rodwell defiant Sunderland will keep fighting

2017-01-17 15:09

Sunderland midfielder Jack Rodwell insists his teammates will continue to fight for Premier League survival despite a difficult January.

Klopp frustrated after Liverpool drop points

2017-01-03 08:31

Jurgen Klopp, the usually upbeat manager displayed his dark side after Liverpool dropped two precious points at Sunderland.

Moyes rules out Defoe sale

2016-12-24 22:05

David Moyes has categorically ruled out the sale of striker Jermain Defoe during the January transfer window.

Sunderland add to Leicester's misery

2016-12-03 20:43

Defending English champions Leicester lost for the seventh time in 14 matches, slumping to a defeat at Sunderland.

Anichibe hails Defoe partnership

2016-11-21 10:30

Sunderland striker Victor Anichibe has lavished praise on his strike partner Jermain Defoe after their impressive 3-0 victory over Hull City.

Defoe ends Sunderland woe

2016-11-05 19:53

Jermain Defoe's second-half penalty gave 10-man Sunderland their first win at the 11th attempt in the Premier League this season as they beat Bournemouth.

Defoe urges fans to be patient with Moyes

2016-09-05 13:12

Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe says manager David Moyes needs time and patience from the fans to stamp his authority on the side.


Leicester won't 'man mark' Defoe

2017-04-03 20:48

Leicester City manager Craig Shakespeare has no plans to detail a defender solely to mark striker Jermain Defoe when the champions face strugglers Sunderland.

Evergreen Defoe earns England recall

2017-03-16 16:49

Veteran Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe earned a first England call-up in four years for the forthcoming friendly against Germany and World Cup qualifier against Lithuania.

Moyes bemoans thin Sunderland squad

2017-01-18 16:58

After seeing his side knocked out of the FA Cup by Burnley, Sunderland manager David Moyes blamed the lack of options available in the squad.

Hammers fail with Defoe bid

2017-01-04 20:23

West Ham have fallen short in their bid to bring Jermain Defoe back to the club after seeing a £6 million offer rejected by Sunderland.

Liverpool momentum checked by Defoe brace

2017-01-02 19:45

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was an angry man after two penalties from Jermain Defoe slowed his team's pursuit of Premier League leaders Chelsea.

Defoe grabs Player of the Year award

2016-12-21 16:58

Jermain Defoe has thanked Sunderland fans for their support, after winning the North East Football Writers’ Player of the Year award.

Watmore not intimidated by Liverpool threat

2016-11-25 17:31

Duncan Watmore feels Sunderland have no reason to be intimidated by Liverpool despite the two clubs occupying opposites ends of the Premier League standings.

Defoe hits milestone in Sunderland win

2016-11-19 20:03

Jermain Defoe scored his 150th Premier League goal on Saturday as Sunderland beat Hull Cuty 3-0 in a match held up by floodlight failure.

Defoe upbeat despite Sunderland's woeful form

2016-10-31 12:57

Jermain Defoe believes beleaguered English Premier League tailenders Sunderland can turn things around if they stick together.

Sunderland's Defoe signs new deal

2016-06-09 18:12

Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe has signed a one-year contract extension as a reward for helping preserve his club's EPL status.

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