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Harry: Defoe does not deserve to start

May 20, 2011
By ESPN staff
Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp has made it clear to unsettled striker Jermain Defoe that he is on the substitutes' bench simply because his performances this season have not been good enough.

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Defoe, 28, recently said he was unhappy with the lack of first-team football he had received this season, and would have to consider his future at the club. But Redknapp believes there is ...

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