Tottenham call time on Assou-Ekotto

Benoit Assou-Ekotto has been released by Tottenham having last played for the White Hart Lane club in May 2013.

Tottenham released full-back Benoit Assou-Ekotto from his contract with the club on Monday.

Cameroon international Assou-Ekotto joined Tottenham from Lens in 2006 and made 204 appearances.

But the 30-year-old has not played for the Premier League club since May 2013.

Assou-Ekotto spent last season on loan with QPR but has not played competitive football this term.