Tottenham ace takes his inspiration from Manchester United’s Giggs
Jermain Defoe reveals the 39-year-old is his role model.

Tottenham and England striker Jermain Defoe says that he looks to Manchester United stalwart Ryan Giggs as an inspiration now he is in his 30s – and other older players should do the same.
Giggs has signed another one-year extension with United despite being 39-years-old and the Welshman shows no signs of quitting top domestic and European football.
Although Defoe is nine years Giggs’ junior, the forward still thinks players reaching the twilight stage of their career should look to the midfielder for strength to play on.
“Years ago people used to say ‘when you get to 30 you only have a couple more years’. But with all the sports science and the recovery work you can play for a lot longer,”¬†the 30-year-old told the¬†FA’s website.
“Look at Ryan Giggs. It is un...
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