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The Chronicle Apr 18, 2015
Sunderland's strikers can be heroes in the run-in, says Jermain Defoe

Sunderland's strikers can be heroes in the run-in, says Jermain Defoe

Jermain Defoe insists Sunderand's strikers have the chance to make a name for themselves by firing the club to Premier League survival
Roker Report Apr 12, 2015

Reviewing the Relegation Run-In

Sunderland slumped to yet another home thrashing on Saturday afternoon, with 6 games remaining the Roker Report’s James Holmes looks at the remaining fixtures and our chances of avoiding the drop. What a difference a week makes, last Sunday was one of the best days we’ve ever had at the Stadium of Light, the sun was beaming, the atmosphere was electric and Jermaine Defoe gave us a moment that we’ll never forget. Fast forward to Saturday at 5pm and yet again Sunderland capitulated in front of a 42,000+ crowd. With 6 games to go there are 7 teams in the relegation fight: Sunderland,...
The Chronicle Apr 12, 2015
Jermain Defoe's derby-day tears proved the North-East really does get under your skin

Jermain Defoe's derby-day tears proved the North-East really does get under your skin

Sunderland legend Kevin Phillips says Jermain Defoe's show of emotion at his derby goal proves how much it meant to him
The Journal Apr 10, 2015
Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe booed by Toon fans at WWE live event in Newcastle

Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe booed by Toon fans at WWE live event in Newcastle

WWE invited Jermain Defoe to be a guest timekeeper for their show in Newcastle but his reception was not pleasant
The Chronicle Apr 7, 2015
Jermain Defoe's Wear-Tyne derby winner voted goal of the weekend on Sky Sports poll

Jermain Defoe's Wear-Tyne derby winner voted goal of the weekend on Sky Sports poll

In a Premier League weekend graced with some spectacular goals, Jermain Defoe's was voted best by fans on Sky Sports News
The Journal Apr 7, 2015
Jermain Defoe hopes Sunderland have finally got their act together

Jermain Defoe hopes Sunderland have finally got their act together

Sunderland's derby hero Jermain Defoe says the Black Cats' hard work paid off against Newcastle United - but they must kick-on from here
The Journal Apr 7, 2015
Jermain Defoe says scoring for Sunderland in the derby was as good as netting in the World Cup

Jermain Defoe says scoring for Sunderland in the derby was as good as netting in the World Cup

Emotional Jermain Defoe says he 'gets' Sunderland and understands the size of the club - as he basks in derby heroism
The Northern Echo Apr 7, 2015

Why did Wear-Tyne derby hero Jermain Defoe's volley mean so much to him?

IN the Premier League era, footballers often churn out the party line and are accused of saying things that are perceived to be what the fans would prefer to hear.
The Chronicle Apr 6, 2015
Sunderland's Jermain Defoe receives praise from ex-team mates after Wear-Tyne derby goal

Sunderland's Jermain Defoe receives praise from ex-team mates after Wear-Tyne derby goal

Jermain Defoe scored the winner against Newcastle for Sunderland and received praise from Jermaine Jenas and Danny Murphy
Shields Gazette Apr 6, 2015

‘Pained’ Newcastle goalkeeper Tim Krul responds to Jamie Carragher over Jermain Defoe exchange

TIM Krul has denied he waited in the tunnel to congratulate Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe on his stunning Wear-Tyne derby strike.
Shields Gazette Apr 6, 2015

Sunderland’s Defoe: One game I’ll never forget

DERBY matchwinner Jermain Defoe says he will “never forget” his Wear-Tyne heroics after sealing a fifth win in a row over Newcastle United.
The Chronicle Apr 6, 2015
Sunderland hero Jermain Defoe on his unforgettable Wear-Tyne derby debut

Sunderland hero Jermain Defoe on his unforgettable Wear-Tyne derby debut

Jermain Defoe became an instant Sunderland hero with his spectacular winning goal against Newcastle United at the Stadium of Light
The Journal Apr 5, 2015
Sunderland 1-0 Newcastle: Tim Krul criticised for appearing to congratulate Defoe on goal

Sunderland 1-0 Newcastle: Tim Krul criticised for appearing to congratulate Defoe on goal

Newcastle United goalkeeper Tim Krul spoke to Jermain Defoe in the tunnel and seemed to congratulate the striker on his goal - which angered Newcastle fans on Twitter
The Journal Apr 5, 2015
Sunderland 1-0 Newcastle United report: Jermain Defoe makes it five in a row

Sunderland 1-0 Newcastle United report: Jermain Defoe makes it five in a row

Sunderland made it five derby wins in a row against Newcastle United, thanks to Jermain Defoe's stunning volley
Shields Gazette Apr 5, 2015

Jermain Defoe: Why I was so emotional after stunning derby goal

JERMAIN Defoe has revealed why he was so emotional after scoring a spectacular winner in the Wear-Tyne derby.

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