Defoe hails Tottenham swoop for Everton midfielder Pienaar

Jermain Defoe has welcomed Tottenham's swoop for Steven Pienaar. The former Everton midfielder completed his move to Spurs late yesterday.

Jermain Defoe has welcomed Tottenham's swoop for Steven Pienaar.

The former Everton midfielder completed his move to Spurs late yesterday.

Defoe tweeted: "signings (sic) Steven Pienaar is a massive coup for spurs this deal really shows how far we have come when we a top player rejects a big club 4 us."

Pienaar is the north Londoner's second January signing, with international Bongani Kumalo having already penned a pre-contract agreement.

 
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