The Real Sociedad manager says he'd much rather have faced Groningen than Aberdeen in the Europa League.
Police urge Aberdeen FC fans to be on their best behaviour at the club's away match against Real Sociedad in San Sebastian.
Aberdeen v Real Sociedad, Thurs 7th August, KO 7.45pm
Aberdeen winger Scott Wright has signed a three-year contract extension which will keep him at Pittodrie until the summer of 2017.
Aberdeen forward Jonny Hayes revelled in making big-mouthed Groningen players eat their words with Europa League victory in their back yard.
Derek McInnes warned European opponents not to underestimate his team after defeating Groningen 2-1 in the Europa League.
Aberdeen progressed to the third qualifying round of the Europa League with a victory over FC Groningen at Eurobog Stadium.
Scott Wright to remain at club until summer 2017
with Scott Wright and Cammy Smith