Jermain Defoe delighted with Rangers player-coach role

Ross County v Rangers – Scottish Premiership – Global Energy Stadium
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Rangers striker Jermain Defoe says it is the perfect time to move onto the next stage of his career after accepting a new player-coach role at Ibrox just a month on from collecting his first winner’s medal.

The veteran former England striker faced speculation he was set to hang up his boots this summer as his previous deal expired.

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