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Defoe Deal Signed and Sealed

Defoe Deal Signed and Sealed
Sunderland have completed the signing of Jermain Defoe from Toronto FC.

The deal was finally completed and announced on the club's official website on Friday, Defoe has signed a deal that will keep him at the Stadium of Light for the next three and a half years.

Striker Jozy Altidore has gone the other way, he has signed a deal with Toronto.

Defoe has been with the Canadian side since he left the Premiership some 11 months ago, he has played 16 games and scored 11 goals during that time.

Speaking about his return to English football, Defoe told "I am delighted to be here and I`m looking forward to the challenge.

"It is a great club and I`ve always enjoyed coming up here and playing against Sunderland because of the stadium and the supporters. It is a great place to play and I`m really looking forward to it."

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Date:Friday January 16 2015
Time: 1:26PM


I cant wait to see him in operation, seems such a long time since we had a goalscorer. All the best Mr Defoe
idle eric
16/01/2015 15:56:00
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