Photo: Jermain Defoe all smiles with Tottenham Hotspur duo

Sunderland's Jermain Defoe

Sunderland ace looks happier than ever.

Back with the England squad at long last, Jermain Defoe looks happier than ever.

He was pictured this morning alongside his former Tottenham Hotspur teammate Kyle Walker, and Spurs whizkid Dele Alli.

Defoe is in the squad partly due to an injury to Tottenham striker Harry Kane, but his own prolific form has meant his call up was warranted.

Sunderland's Jermain DefoeSunderland's Jermain Defoe

He has 14 goals this season for Sunderland, and at the age of 34 is still proving he has what it takes to score goals at the top level.

With Tottenham needing back up for Harry Kane themselves, perhaps the Spurs duo will be having a cheeky word with the striker to convince him to push for a return to North London?

Defoe's Sunderland are seemingly destined for relegation, which will spark a scramble for his services in the summer. 

Tottenham would be wise to get involved and look to sign the striker for a third time, and could be persuaded if he further proves himself by scoring for England over the international break.

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