Olympique Marseille coach André Villas-Boas is reluctant to commit to keeping Isaac Lihadji.
OM have offered Lihadji a pro deal, though he is hesitating to commit.
Asked about the situation, AVB stated: "I hope we will find an agreement.
"We will make our proposal, but we will not overpay either. We are happy with him, I hope he will accept the proposal."