Tottenham Striker Jermain Defoe Signs New Contract Until 2015

Aug. 30 (Bloomberg) -- Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe signed a new contract until 2015, the Premier League soccer club said on its website.

Defoe, 29, has scored 119 goals for Spurs to rank 10th in club history. He made his 300th appearance for Tottenham in last weekend’s 1-1 Premier League tie with West Brom.

Defoe also has 16 goals in 49 games for the England national team. He was today named to the squad for next month’s opening World Cup qualifiers against Moldova and Ukraine.

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