The Sevilla boss is reportedly a target for Everton this summer.
Sevilla manager Unai Emery before the match
Everton believe that their chase for Sevilla manager Unai Emery is not a pointless one, according to ABC Sevilla.
Everton are currently searching for their next manager having sacked Roberto Martinez before the end of this past season.
Everton manager Roberto Martinez
A number of names have been linked with the position, and Sevilla boss Unai Emery is thought to be among them.
However, it would take some convincing to get him to move to Goodison Park given the current stature of the two clubs.
Sevilla won the Europa League this year, and will play in the Champions League next season, while Everton finished outside of the top ten in the Premier League for the second successive year.
Sevilla coach Unai Emery celebrates with the trophy
Despite that, the Blues believe any attempts to tempt Emery to move are not pointless according to ABC Sevilla, despite the negative the negative they have received so far.
They look set for a bright future, with new investor Farhad Moshiri offering serious investment to try and return them to the elite level and secure Champions League football in future.
Everton investor Farhad Moshiri and chairman Bill Kenwright in the stands