The right-back of the England Espoirs team lacks playing time with Spurs and should compete with Hamari Traoré in Brittany according to Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio.

The 22-year-old was poached from the Nottingham Forest side last summer, resulting in a €20m transfer delay.

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Tottenham have already loaned and defended Rennes this season, in the person of Joe Rodon.