The former England supervisor believes two of the largest golf equipment within the nation have overlooked a trick via now not signing the 34-year-old striker.
Despite being a part of a Sunderland aspect which was once comprehensively relegated from the Premier League, Defoe netted 15 instances within the most sensible flight ultimate time period.
In reality the one Englishman to attain extra league targets than Defoe ultimate season was once Tottenham’s much-vaunted Harry Kane.
Defoe moved to Bournemouth in the summertime however Hoddle reckons one in all England’s large boys should have snapped him up.
“You know if you give him one chance [he’s going to score],” Hoddle informed BT Sport.
“I’m so stunned some of the most sensible six groups on this nation have not taken him and were given him again in.
“Give him probabilities and he will put the ball within the web. Some other people they run out of steam at 33.
“This fella helps to keep himself are compatible and he most effective wishes one probability in a sport.
“If he was once at United or Arsenal or one thing and he is approaching for a part hour each sport, he would get 4 or 5 probabilities.”
Defoe was once to be had on a loose switch this summer season after leaving the Black Cats.
It was once Eddie Howe who stumped up the money to signal him for Bournemouth, reportedly via providing him a £130,000 every week bundle.
Arsenal’s new quantity 9 Alexandre Lacazette overlooked a wonderful probability from 5 yards out within the Zero-Zero draw towards Chelsea on Sunday.
And the £52million signing continues to be now not but in a position to play a complete 90 mins in step with Arsene Wenger.
Lacazette scored inside mins of his Gunners’ debut towards Leicester, however has most effective discovered the web over again since.
But Manchester United’s new hitman, Romelu Lukaku, has been on fireplace for his new membership with seven targets in as many video games.