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Many depart the bright lights of the top flight in their 30s; few ever make a meaningful return. Come on, man, that’s built into me.” In the same interview, the striker is described as ‘tugging at his diamond-studded earlobe, and shrugging at a surreal existence’. “The person who represented me at the time said, ‘You need to hand in a transfer request and get in early because all the lads are going to leave’.Defoe scored 11 times in 19 appearances in MLS – not many players can claim to guarantee goals as honestly as the 35-year-old can – yet he was hardly a much-loved figure in Canada. For years, from West Ham to Bournemouth, Tottenham to Portsmouth and back again, this was the picture many painted of Defoe: the typical modern-day footballer; a preening, self-absorbed individual obsessed with money and publicity. He had refused to sign a new contract for West Ham, with disciplinary issues marring his final few months with his first senior club in 2004. But it is Defoe who continues to carry the burden of a Judas for many West Ham fans.I went to see him in hospital and he said to his mum 'could you just turn the lights off?
When Defoe secured his move to Toronto FC in early 2014, the common consensus was that he was bringing his Premier League career to an end.Defoe asked for two minutes to compose himself when asked about Bradley at a press conference on Thursday. I can say it's a matter of days," the 34-year-old said.As he wiped away tears he added: "It's been hard because I have kept this in for so long." Lowery’s health has deteriorated quickly in the last few weeks and his family have revealed the young boy is no longer responsive. Nobody knows where he is getting the strength from or how he is doing it,” the family said in a Facebook post on Wednesday.Mourners dressed in superhero costumes followed the funeral procession.Defoe, now signed for Bournemouth, left training in Spain to attend.
Terminally-ill Bradley Lowery was paid a visit from his football hero after his family threw him a party as the six-year-old's condition continues to worsen.