Tottenham boss Andre Villas-Boas remains determined to find buyers for Emmanuel Adebayor and Benoit Assou-Ekotto.

The Daily Mail says Adebayor was offered to Real Madrid as part of the Gareth Bale deal, and Spurs are also willing to trade left back Assou-Ekotto after his mysterious disappearance from first-team training.

He is out of the picture under Villas-Boas, losing his place to 23-year-old defender Danny Rose in the opening weeks of the season.

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