PHOTOS: GETTY Europe
It's the end of an era for Tottenham Hotspur. England's star forward and R20 crush object deluxe Jermain Defoe is embraced by his team mate Emmanuel Adebayor at the end of his final home game. Defoe is crossing the pond to join Toronto FC. Defoe began practicing with Toronto this week.
Defoe's final home game was a brief substitute appearance in the 1-0 win against Everton on February 9 in London. The 31-year-old Defoe made 363 appearances and scored 143 goals during his two runs with Tottenham, reports The Globe and Mail.
Defoe's trademark celebration has been jumping into the arms of a teammate after scoring. Defoe was carried off the pitch and on the shoulders of his team mates at the end of his final home game. Several more images AFTER THE JUMP ...
You May Have Missed:
SPORNO: Jermain Defoe Strips Down After Scoring for England
SPORNO: England's Glen Johnson Strips Down at EURO 2012
SPORNO: Jermain Defoe, Aaron Lennon Model for Tottenham
SPORNO: Footballer Jermain Defoe
SPORNO: Jermain Defoe Scores and Jumps Into the Arms ...
SPORNO: Jermain Defoe Jumps for Joy and Into the Arms ...