Jermain Defoe

Sergio Aguero just became one of the top 10 goalscorers in Premier League history

Sergio Aguero is officially a Premier League great<p>Sergio Aguero entered the pantheon of Premier League greats on Sunday afternoon after his hat-trick …

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Soccer: 'Goal-obsessed' Defoe wants to rise in league scoring chart

(Reuters) - Jermain Defoe's childhood obsession with scoring goals has put him within reach of a top-five spot in the Premier League's all-time list and the Bournemouth striker hopes to hit that target before ending his career.<p>Defoe, 35, is seventh in the list with 162 goals, one short of Robbie …

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Jermaine Pennant says he had numerous threesomes with Ashley Cole in London

Former Premier League star Jermaine Pennant says he had numerous threesomes with Ashley Cole during their long-standing friendship.<p>The England …

Celebrity (UK)

Chris Smalling takes up vegan diet to improve fitness and Manchester United selection hopes

Manchester United defender Chris Smalling has joined the likes of Arsenal’s Hector Bellerin and Bournemouth’s Jermain Defoe by taking up a vegan diet.<p>…

Soccer

Bournemouth 0-2 Real Betis: Jermain Defoe impresses but Eddie Howe's side lose the first of two friendlies the Cherries will play this weekend

An alternative starting XI was how it was sold to the punters who arrived at the Vitality Stadium on Friday night.<p>This was the first of two games in …

Soccer

Bournemouth vs Cardiff City: Live stream, TV channel, kick-off time, and team news for Premier League showdown

BOURNEMOUTH have made a couple of significant signings - but the best news is that Jermain Defoe is staying put.<p>There was talk of the former Spurs …

Welsh Football

Jermain Defoe discusses chances of joining Gerrard at Rangers

<b>Jermain Defoe has insisted he will not be leaving Bournemouth for Rangers before next week’s transfer deadline.</b><p>Evergreen striker Defoe scotched …

Soccer

Jermain Defoe reveals truth about Deadline-Day move to Portsmouth

Jermaine Defoe has lifted the lid on his Deadline-Day move from Tottenham to Portsmouth in 2008, revealing he was told not to bother with a medical …

Soccer

FAN LETTERS: “Seriously... Jack Ross should try to re-sign Sunderland hero Jermain Defoe!”

Yup - Roker Report reader Hughie thinks that Jack Ross should make an audacious effort to bring Jermain Defoe back to Wearside. Got something to say? Email us: RokerReport@yahoo.co.uk - we’ll include your message in a future edition!<p><i>Dear Roker Report,</i><i>It may be sour grapes because we are so far away</i> …

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Match action: AFC Bournemouth 3-1 Amiens SC

AFC Bournemouth<p>AFC Bournemouth continued their pre-season preparations with a behind-closed-doors victory over Amiens at the club's training ground …

AFC Bournemouth

West Ham duo Jack Wilshere and Mark Noble enjoy ringside view of Dillian Whyte win with Jermain Defoe also in O2 Arena crowd for thrilling night

On a thrilling night of boxing at the O2 Arena, there were plenty of famous athletes in the crowd to sample the action.<p>Dillian Whyte overcame Joseph …

Sports

Bristol City 1-1 Bournemouth: Cherries held in friendly after Josh King's strike is cancelled out by Andreas Weimann

Bournemouth continued their pre-season preparations with a hard-fought draw against Championship side Bristol City on Friday night.<p>The friendly at …

Soccer

EPL: 5 things to watch in Bournemouth’s 2018-19 season

The Cherries look to come back better than ever in season four under Eddie Howe. Here are things to look for in Bournemouth’s season.<p>The countdown to …

Soccer

Bournemouth 4-3 Levante: Lewis Cook nets late winner as Cherries end training camp with victory in thriller

Lewis Cook's late winner helped Bournemouth to a 4-3 win over Levante as the Cherries ended their pre-season training camp on a high.<p>It took just …

Soccer

Cancer drug that helped tragic Bradley Lowery to be made available on the NHS

The breakthrough cancer drug that helped tragic football mascot Bradley Lowery will finally be made available on the NHS.<p>Now other children with …

Cancer

Cherries model third kit

AFC Bournemouth<p>After we released pictures of the new AFC Bournemouth third kit, members of the first team and women's squad modelled their new shirts.<p>…

AFC Bournemouth

Transfer Talk: Did Marouane Fellaini snub Arsenal to stay at Manchester United?

In part two of an exclusive interview, Jermain Defoe reveals his one transfer regret and has his say on the future of Gareth Bale, plus a look at …

Soccer

How England star Jermain Defoe joined a kids' five-a-side game for fun and helped inspire England's World Cup 2018 hopes

Star striker Jermain Defoe inspired Harry Kane by joining in a kickabout with the England hat-trick hero when Kane was an 11-year-old.<p>Then-Tottenham …

Soccer

Transfer Talk: Do Paris Saint-Germain need to sell Neymar and Kylian Mbappe?

In an exclusive interview, Jermain Defoe reveals he once had interest from Juventus, plus news on the futures of Manchester United's Marouane …

Soccer

Jermain Defoe explains how Gareth Southgate transformed England

Comment and Analysis @ghostgoal<p>Jermain Defoe's England career spans from 2004 to 2017<p><b>Jermain Defoe made his England debut alongside the golden</b> …

Soccer

Jermain Defoe tells Piers Morgan and Suzanna Reid he 'just wanted to be there' for Bradley Lowery

Jermain Defoe told Piers Morgan and Suzanna Reid he "just wanted to be there" for young Bradley Lowery.<p>The Bournemouth striker struck up a special …

Soccer

Anthony Joshua, Gus Casely-Hayford, Kenya King and More Receive UK's Highest Honors

It's #Goals month here at <i>OkayAfrica</i>, and we're celebrating aspirational Africans making waves in their respective fields with an emphasis on sports …

Anthony Joshua

Ms. Dynamite, Tom Hardy, Emma Thompson honoured in Queen’s Birthday Honours list

The list "exemplifies the very best of our nation"<p>Ms. Dynamite, Tom Hardy and Emma Thompson are among those in the entertainment industry that have …

Entertainment

Jermain Defoe dedicates his OBE to tragic 'best pal' Bradley Lowery after pair struck up special bond

Jermain Defoe celebrated his OBE by paying tribute to Bradley Lowery, his six-year-old “best friend” who died last year.<p>The former England striker …

Soccer

King Kenny now a knight: Liverpool legend Dalglish to receive knighthood in Queen's Birthday Honours... as Jermain Defoe and Anthony Joshua will also be recognised with OBEs

Kenny Dalglish's remarkable life and career has been given the ultimate recognition after he received a knighthood in the Queen's Birthday …

Soccer

Defoe awarded OBE for services to charity

AFC Bournemouth<p>Jermain Defoe has been awarded an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours list for his services to charity.<p>The award recognises the work …

Everton FC

Queen's Birthday Honours: Jermain Defoe, Anthony Joshua and Lizzy Yarnold among sport stars recognised

Jermain Defoe says he feels blessed to be named an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List, but described it as a time of mixed emotions following the death of his young friend Bradley Lowery.<p>Defoe was one of a number of famous sports figures to be honoured for their work, with former Liverpool …

Soccer

2017/18's most popular kit names

AFC Bournemouth<p>AFC Bournemouth enjoyed another successful season, finishing 12th in the Premier League.<p>Lots of players had personal success …

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Premier League Gossip: Veteran striker on his way abroad

And Gunners target three defenders before appointing new manager

Soccer

Jermain Defoe posts heart-warming Bradley Lowery message on what would have been his seventh birthday

Jermain Defoe has posted a heart-warming tribute to Bradley Lowery on what would have been his seventh birthday.<p>The Bournemouth striker became best …

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