Wenger, 64, has signed a contract extension until 2017, which will take him to 21 years in the Gunners hotseat.
Frenchman led the club to its first trophy since 2005 after winning the
FA Cup earlier in May but knows that bolstering his squad in the right
areas during the off-season will be crucial to a sustained Premier
League and Champions League bid next season.
Wenger told the
club’s website: “I want to stay and to continue to develop the team and
the club. We are entering a very exciting period.
“We have a
strong squad, financial stability and huge support around the world. We
are all determined to bring more success to this club.
shown signs the whole season that we can be a great side and now it’s
[important] of course to have another successful season. We know we have
to… have a successful June and July, that’s where you strengthen the
“It’s very important that we are good now in the next two
months until the end of August, that we can give to the team some more
Asked about the fans expecting a big transfer window,
Wenger added: “Yes, they should expect that. What I can promise is that
we work very hard on a market that is very, very congested with many
people who have a lot of money.
“But we have a big advantage, players want to join us and if we find the right quality I’m sure we can strengthen the team.”