Harry Redknapp has a very similar left back problem to Roy.
But is Assou Ekotto the answer to either? Spurs urgently need someone to allow Bale to move into his natural position. This guy isn’t the answer, even for them.
Oh I’m sorry, did I race ahead?
Liverpool who have an impending left back problem – have made an approach for the man the Tottenham faithful call A&E.
You work it out.