Jermain Defoe mentioned there was no comparability between the Rangers and Bournemouth jobs following Jamie O’Hara’s feedback on talkSPORT.
The previous Tottenham midfielder claimed Steven Gerrard ought to take the newly vacant function on the now Championship Cherries as it’s the ‘greater job’.
The anticipated backlash adopted with talkSPORT’s Ally McCoist saying there have been solely three Premier League golf equipment greater than Rangers.
Celtic fan Sir Rod Stewart even phoned in to Drive to defend their bitter rivals.
Defoe is aware of a factor or two about each golf equipment. The striker had one full season with the south coast group earlier than becoming a member of Rangers on mortgage after which went on to make a everlasting transfer to the 54-time Scottish champions.
Defoe instructed talkSPORT: “I really know Jamie O’Hara. He’s that type of character. He’s not shy.
“To be completely trustworthy, once I noticed it I laughed. Somebody confirmed it to me and I couldn’t imagine it. I used to be pondering ‘Jamie, why would you say that?’
“I listened to Ally McCoist and what he mentioned was fairly humorous. I hope after he in all probability realised what he mentioned.
“For me it’s a tough one as clearly I performed for Bournemouth however let’s be trustworthy everybody will say that. There’s no comparability with the dimensions of this soccer membership. It’s large and an unbelievable fanbase.
“What he mentioned was laughable.”