Former Tottenham Hotspur striker Jermain Defoe has described his farewell to the north London club as “amazing” and heaped praise on the club’s supporters after leaving for MLS side Toronto FC. The England international, who plundered 143 goals for Spurs in two spells, left White Hart Lane today to embark on his new adventure overseas.googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(“div-gpt-ad-1389116196215-0”); });He appeared on the White Hart Lane pitch at half-time in last night’s Europa League last-32, second leg victory over Dnipro after being ruled out of the game with a hamstring problem. The home faithful gave him an emotional send-off and today the 31-year-old took to social media site Twitter to thank them for their support. He said: “Just wanna say thanks to all the Spurs fans for your support over the years. Amazing send-off last night. Love you all.”Defoe still hopes to be included in England manager Roy Hodgson’s squad for this summer’s World Cup despite moving to a club outside the Premier League.