QPRQPR boss hints at summer bid for Defoe

QPR manager Harry Redknapp

Harry Redknapp has hinted that he may look to sign Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe if QPR are promoted this season.

Former Spurs manager Redknapp was keen to sign the England international, 31, last summer but never came close to pulling off what would have been a major transfer coup.

But he believes he could have a realistic chance of landing Defoe if Rangers get back to the Premier League.

“It was never really a goer while we were in the Championship,” said the R’s boss.

“If we could get back to the Premier League next year it could be different as that’s the kind of player you’d be looking for.”

Defoe, who played under Redknapp at Portsmouth as well as Tottenham, is under contract at White Hart Lane until 2015.

There has been speculation that he could leave Spurs during the January transfer window.

Man Utd v Arsenal: free bets offer for West London Sport readers

JamesDeGale

 

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

 

Follow West London Sport on Twitter
Find us on Facebook



Comments »

No comments yet. Be the first.


TrackBack URL



More

QPR hoping Onuoha can play against Spurs

March 6, 2015

QPR hope Sandro will be fit for Spurs game

March 4, 2015

QPR undone by second-half Arsenal double

March 4, 2015

Ramsey: Rangers must not get detached

March 4, 2015

Ramsey faces decision over QPR captaincy

March 3, 2015

QPR’s Taarabt struggling with another injury

March 3, 2015

Rangers trio could return for Arsenal game

March 3, 2015

QPR post £9.8m loss as £60m is written off

March 2, 2015

Rangers chiefs ‘disagree’ over Twitter use

February 26, 2015

Ramsey hopeful QPR can surprise Arsenal

February 25, 2015

Sandro sent off in QPR Under-21 game

February 23, 2015

Late goal beats QPR after Barton is sent off

February 21, 2015

Furlong praised after impressive QPR debut

February 21, 2015

Fernandes told “no means no” over Old Oak

February 19, 2015

Injured Isla could miss QPR’s trip to Hull

February 19, 2015

Fernandes calls for new talks with Cargiant

February 19, 2015

QPR bring in youth boss as Ramsey steps up

February 13, 2015

Chief executive Beard to leave Rangers

February 13, 2015

Ramsey given job as Rangers eye Clement

February 13, 2015

Ramsey to be given job as QPR eye Clement

February 12, 2015
 
  Advertise with West London Sport


West London Sport promotions

zoom