Birth Name: Unai Emery Etxegoien
Place of Birth: Hondarribia, Basque Country, Spain
Date of Birth: 3 November, 1971
Unai Emery is a Basque football manager and player. He led Sevilla FC to three consecutive Europa League victories.
Unai is the son of Amelia Echegoyen and Juan María Emery Alza, a former footballer. Unai’s paternal grandfather, Antonio Emery Arocena, was also a footballer. Unai’s father and grandfather both played in the goalkeeper position.
He has been described as being of entirely Basque descent, having the family surnames Aizpitarte, Alza, Arocena, Emery, Etxeberria, Etxegoien, Exposito, and Virto in his genealogy.
He has said that his ancestors traveled through France and England before arriving in Basque Country.
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