Wenger was confident of upsetting the odds, however, having pulled off a similar feat in the FA Cup final 12 years ago.
“We have the same idea about the future, the way we have to do things to improve the squad and the team.”
Portuguese playmaker Bernardo Silva is to join Manchester City from French champions Monaco on July 1, the English Premier League club announced.
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte does not believe Saturday's meeting with Arsenal in the FA Cup final will be Arsene Wenger's last game as manager.
Marco Silva resigned as manager of relegated Premier League side Hull on Thursday, the club announced.
Jesus Navas and Gael Clichy became the latest players to be released by Manchester City in the promised close season clearout.
Manchester United and Manchester City on Thursday pledged £1 million to an emergency fund set up after the terror attack that left 22 people dead.
Tottenham executive chairman Daniel Levy on Thursday declared manager Mauricio Pochettino would be staying at Spurs next season.