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Feb, 22, 2013

Arsene Wenger says he'll stay put

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said he has not thought about quitting the job this week, despite enduring more disappointment in a challenging season.

"Never. Not one second," he said when asked directly if he had considered his position this week.

"We live in a world of emotion, of excess, and it is down to people who have responsibilities to put that into perspective and keep solid and keep guiding the club in the right way," said Wenger, whose side will look to maintain their improving Premier League form at home to struggling Aston Villa Saturday. "My responsibility is to keep the guidelines and guide the team and the club in what I feel is the right way.

"What is important for me is to focus on the next game and try to give my best, like all the players."

The Gunners boss has felt pressure after a midweek 3-1 defeat in the Champions League by Bayern Munich followed on from their shock FA Cup exit at home to Blackburn and Capital One Cup loss to Bradford.

The 63-year-old -- whose side is set for an eighth season without silverware -- reacted angrily earlier this week to "lies" the club had already opened talks over a new deal, with his current contract set to expire in 2014.

However, despite the negativity surrounding his squad, Wenger says he is not about to walk away from the challenges ahead -- insisting his desire for the job burns as bright as ever.

"I don't think that (motivation) spark has anything to do with the length of your life. It is just that's how you are and you're motivated by how much you want to win and how much you are a winner," he said. "If I go out now and play one against one with you, you will see I will beat you and at least if I don't manage to beat you, I will want to beat you. That will not change as long as I can move."

Wenger believes there needs to be a sense of "perspective" around achievements at the Emirates Stadium, with Arsenal having continued to qualify for the Champions League despite testing financial circumstances.

Arsenal's regular board meeting Thursday was attended by majority shareholder Stan Kroenke, who also watched Tuesday's Bayern game.

"The meeting speaks about many things," Wenger said. "Commercial, ticket prices, long term plans. I make my report as well on the technical side, so it was the usual thing.

"Of course we had no euphoria because we have gone through a disappointment on Tuesday night but apart from that we are responsible people who know what it is to fight."

Arsenal will reveal latest interim financial results next week. The club is expected to show another healthy cash reserve to be ploughed back into the squad in the summer -- although at a reduced level should it fail to secure Champions League football again next season.

"What we need is to be united and strong, and not to be destabilized by people who have strong opinions after one game," said Wenger. "I believe what is important is that the club always goes with the guidelines we have and do not change direction every time we lose a big game, that would lead to a disaster.

"A bad period for a club is also a good opportunity to show how united and strong you are. We have a good history of that at Arsenal.

"I have a contract until the end of 2014 and at the moment we are on a short-term plan.

"This is for two reasons, because I am here for a long time and as well I have to consider what I want to do. That will be decided in 2014, not before."

Fullback Bacary Sagna is out of Saturday's game with a knee problem but Wenger refuted reports the France international wants to leave the club.

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