However, earlier his month he had kept the option of leading France open, but it seems the 66-yr-old has no plans of engaging, despite a year left on his Arsenal contract.
“I think this time [to move into international management] has gone now,” Wenger told BeIN Sport.
“I have been asked a few times to do it. I was always busy somewhere else.
“I just want my country to do well and have a good tournament because at the moment this country is going through a very difficult time. We have been hit hard through terrorism, strikes and many other unrests.
“The country is a bit flat mentally at the moment, and they need a bit of happiness.
“Hopefully this tournament can give it to the country.”