Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal can win the Premier League title - even if they fail to lure Luis Suarez from Liverpool .
Wenger's pursuit of Suarez looks to have stalled since the Reds rejected a second improved bid of just over £40million, with boss Brendan Rodgers declaring the Uruguayan worth a sum nearer to the £100million touted for Tottenham's Gareth Bale.
The Gunners have signed only France Under-20 forward Yaya Sanogo on a free transfer but Wenger was defiant when asked if he felt his squad, as it was, could challenge the likes of Manchester United , Chelsea and Manchester City .
"Yes, of course. I am confident. Why should I sit here and say to you we can absolutely not win the title with the players we have?" Wenger said after Saturday's pre-season 2-2 draw with Napoli in the Emirates Cup.
Wenger refused to talk explicitly about Arsenal's continued attempt to snare Suarez, instead repeating his determination to keep transfer dealings private.
"I never said we have made...