2:54 AM EDT, Sat June 24, 2017
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With a raft of players set to leave SAFC in the coming weeks, who will you miss the most?

With a raft of players set to leave SAFC in the coming weeks, who will you miss the most?

Our relegation to the Championship will see a complete transformation of our squad, with many set to depart this summer - but who of these first-team stalwarts will you miss the most once they're gone? Name: Jermain Defoe Position: Striker Appearances: 93 Goals: 37 Linked with: AFC Bournemouth Any true Sunderland fan will admit that the realisation that Jermain Defoe was signing for Bournemouth broke their hearts even a little bit. He may be nearing the end of his career but he’s brilliant, isn’t he? And the best thing about it is that we effectively swapped him for Jozy Altidore. ...
Roker Report Jun 21, 2017
An in-depth look at the state of the desperate squad SAFC's next manager will inherit

An in-depth look at the state of the desperate squad SAFC's next manager will inherit

We all know that Sunderland's squad is incredibly weak, but did you realise just how bad it actually was? The extent of just how difficult the squad rebuild Sunderland have to undergo this summer didn't seem completely apparent to me until I listed all of our players, by position, in a table. With ten out of contract players leaving the club upon season's end, Jordan Pickford moving to Everton and a whole host of others expected to depart in the coming weeks - namely Jermain Defoe, Lamine Kone, Wahbi Khazri, Jeremain Lens and Fabio Borini - it's safe to say that whoever walks into the...
Roker Report Jun 11, 2017
Roundup: Sunderland players on international duty - one wins a trophy & a legend wins the World Cup

Roundup: Sunderland players on international duty - one wins a trophy & a legend wins the World Cup

Various Sunderland players have been all over the globe this past few days representing their countries and one old boy looks chuffed to bits to have finally won a trophy. Sunderland players around the globe Some of them may be about to leave and some of them may have stated they would like to leave, but Sunderland have had various representatives turning out for their countries during the course of the past few days. Photo by Chris Brunskill/ Jermain Defoe probably no longer counts as a Sunderland player - except contractually for a few more weeks - and Seb Larsson...
The Chronicle Jun 10, 2017
Sunderland's Jermain Defoe is still in this man's bad books - here's why

Sunderland's Jermain Defoe is still in this man's bad books - here's why

Former Sunderland goalkeeper Craig Gordon wasnt happy with Jermain Defoe back in 2009, and still isnt from the sound of it
The Chronicle Jun 9, 2017
Sunderland retained list 2017-18: Black Cats announce names of players under contract

Sunderland retained list 2017-18: Black Cats announce names of players under contract

Jermain Defoe and Sebastian Coates are on Sunderlands retained list, despite having lined up moves away from Wearside this summer
The Journal Jun 3, 2017
Jermain Defoe hints he'll join Bournemouth, admits starting to think about coaching too

Jermain Defoe hints he'll join Bournemouth, admits starting to think about coaching too

Jermain Defoe will leave Sunderland on a free this summer and it is expected that Bournemouth will be his destination
The Journal May 29, 2017
Sunderland's Jermain Defoe says no decision is made on his future yet, as he focuses on England

Sunderland's Jermain Defoe says no decision is made on his future yet, as he focuses on England

Jermain Defoe has been heavily linked with Bournemouth, who he admits are a fantastic club, but has made no decision on his future yet
The Chronicle May 25, 2017
Why Jermain Defoe's England selection proves the door is still open to Wayne Rooney

Why Jermain Defoe's England selection proves the door is still open to Wayne Rooney

Sunderlands Jermain Defoe has been included in Gareth Southgates England squad, but Manchester Uniteds Wayne Rooney has been left out
The Northern Echo May 25, 2017

Boro's Ben Gibson and Sunderland's Jermain Defoe named in England squad

GARETH SOUTHGATE has kept Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson in the England squad despite suffering relegation from the Premier League at club level this season.
The Chronicle May 24, 2017
Sunderland transfers: Jermain Defoe agrees lucrative three-year deal at Bournemouth

Sunderland transfers: Jermain Defoe agrees lucrative three-year deal at Bournemouth

Jermain Defoe can leave Sunderland on a free after relegation and he looks set to return to Bournemouth

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