Liverpool defeated Bournemouth 1-0 at Anfield in the Premier League on Monday evening.
Defoe believes his Sunderland teammate Kaboul is still getting up to match fitness.
The national captain will not take a break from national duty, while the out-of-form Spurs man is also included.
Celtic are pushing ahead with a move to sign Dinamo Zagreb centre back Jozo Simunovic.
Former Gunner Ray Parlour has explained why he feels it's a big season for Aston Villa captain Micah Richards.
Arsenal’s Joel Campbell remains a transfer target for Palermo.
Aston Villa put out a talented under-21 side against Derby.
Dietmar Hamann has commented on Liverpool’s start to the season.
Nottingham Forest manager Dougie Freedman has commented on the style he's currently looking for at the club.
Some players keep their aspirations hidden from view but Jason Day is not one of them.