Real Sociedad coach Eusebio Sacristan hopes defender Inigo Martinez, linked with Barcelona, will stay at the club.
Centre-back Martinez helped Sociedad finish sixth in La Liga and qualify for the Europa League, with his performances attracting an approach from Barca.
The 26-year-old is reported to have agreed a five-year contract.
But Eusebio told Marca: "For us, he is a very important player, extraordinary, and of a level that we all know. It's very good that we have him with us.
"There have been...