Tottenham striker Defoe enjoying best ever goal scoring season

Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe is in best ever scoring form - with statistics to back it up.

Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe is in best ever scoring form - with statistics to back it up.

Defoe's goal against Blackburn marked a personal best goal tally for a season - with a minimum of 10 games still to play.

It was his 17th goal in 29 league matches and his 23rd in all competitions so far - taking him above his previous best of 22 in a season in 2003-04 and 2004-05.