Agent insists Beñat Etxebarria committed to Real Betis

The agent of midfielder Beñat Etxebarria insists his priority is a new contract with Real Betis. Etxebarria has been linked with a January move away in recent days.

The agent of midfielder Beñat Etxebarria insists his priority is a new contract with Real Betis.

Etxebarria has been linked with a January move away in recent days.

But agent Vicente Biurrun said: "The interest of Athletic Bilbao and Real Sociedad? Nothing is true.

"The negotiations for the renewal of the contract have not started, but Betis is in contact with me and is willing to talk about it. He wants to stay with Betis, but it depends on many factors."