Axed Spurs defender set for Ligue 1 switch

first_img1 Benoit Assou-Ekotto Former Tottenham full-back Benoit Assou-Ekotto is set for a move to Saint-Etienne, according to reports in France.The 31-year-old has been a free agent since February after being released by Spurs following a nine-year spell at the club.The Cameroonian has been linked with several sides since then but he now appears set for a move to Ligue 1.According to L’Equipe, Assou-Ekotto has impressed Saint-Etienne after a trial spell at the club earlier this month.They are now ready to offer him a contract and personal terms are expected to progress without any problems.The left-back’s arrival is expected to act as a replacement for Franck Tabanou, who has joined Swansea.last_img

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*
*