Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers insists leaving for another English club is not a possibility and he aims to be at Anfield for the long term.
Rodgers’ current Liverpool contract expires in 2018 – and the Northern Irishman has been linked, by the national press, with Manchester City if Manuel Pellegrini was to leave the Premier League champions.
But Rodgers said: "I’ve signed a deal here, and I want to be here to see that through. Then I hope I’ll have earned enough time to warrant another deal, to keep growing and building here.
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"Where do you go from Liverpool, who are one of the biggest clubs in the world? I chose to come to Liverpool because I hoped I could be here for many years."
Rodgers says he is excited about seeing his strategy help Liverpool to develop over the coming years.
"I find I am developing into the very best I can be and we are working into an exciting phase after this season," he said.
"If we get young players tied to contracts, I hope that will allow us to win trophies with this way of working."
Liverpool could book an FA Cup semi-final appearance at Wembley if they beat Blackburn in the FA Cup quarter-finals on Sunday and Rodgers acknowledges that he must win trophies in order to remain in the Anfield hot-seat for years to come.
"I really wanted to be here, follow some incredible managers with a support that is unrivalled, and to have success while knowing I was young enough to create and build something," he added.
"That is why I came here. I know I need to justify that by working well and winning trophies. I hope that is the next step.
"When you come here, that is what you are judged on. It is something (win trophies) I want to do for all the supporters and people here."