Tottenham management insist football director Franco Baldini's job is safe.

The London Evening Standard says Spurs insist the return to the club of chief scout Ian Broomfield, who worked at White Hart Lane between 2008-12 before following Harry Redknapp to Queens Park Rangers, will not affect the position of Baldini.

Yet Fabio Capello's former right-hand man is thought to be vulnerable as chairman Daniel Levy considers his options for next season.