Everton manager Ronald Koeman has not ruled out the possibility of his side making a late run for Champions League qualification.
Saturday's 2-0 win over bottom side Sunderland extended their unbeaten Premier League run to nine matches, a spell during which they have taken 21 points.
Although they remain in seventh place, Arsenal are only six points ahead in fourth having played one match fewer.
Koeman said: "The worst situation for a football player is you play for nothing. We want the highest...