Adebayor insists he and Defoe can play in same Spurs team

Emmanuel Adebayor insists he and fellow Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe can play together.

Emmanuel Adebayor insists he and fellow Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe can play together.

Having ­returned to fitness from a hamstring injury, Adebayor is now desperate to help Defoe continue his scoring form.

“I have a huge respect for Jermain Defoe,” said ­Adebayor.

“I’ve told him that if I can come back and make him the top goalscorer in the League, then I am happy.”

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