Begiristain insisted, however, that there were no official offers as yet, saying the Cameroon international needs to agree terms with a club before negotiations can begin.
"Samuel has to have an agreement, after this we will start negotiations. But first he has to be happy," Begiristain told Sky Sports News.
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