LIGA - Athletic prepares the renewal of Inigo Martinez

22.10.2021 20:10 of E.B. TransferMarketWeb   see readings
LIGA - Athletic prepares the renewal of Inigo Martinez
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The Spanish central defender, who ends his contract in 2023, will continue to play in San Mames except for a surprise after that date.

Inigo Martinez has been the most expensive signing in the history of Athletic Bilbao since January 2018, after the rojiblanco team paid 32 million euros for the transfer of the Spanish center-back, who came from Real Sociedad in one of the most controversial that are remembered in San Mamés due to the stay of the central in the maximum historical rival of the rojiblanco box.

However, Inigo Martínez did not take long to put an end to those small criticisms that existed at the time, and with an extraordinary performance he has become one of the best centrals that has passed through San Mames in recent years, to the point that since The sports management headed by former soccer player Rafael Alkorta is already considering a contract renewal with salary improvement included to thank the services provided in these three seasons.