Date: 22nd September 2008 at 11:35am
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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes team spirit is the key to Arsenal’s current form and is also what makes sport beautiful.

Arsene’s army currently sit proudly atop of the Premiership table despite losing ‘key’ players in the summer, Wenger believes in spirit.

‘The pleasure for me watching is the same as for you. Collective sport is fantastic if people don’t transform it into an individual sport.

‘It becomes magic if the team play as a team. I’m not a golf fan, but I like to watch the Ryder Cup.

‘There’s something more that makes it beautiful to watch, because of the collective unit and collective spirit.

‘When a team respect that, they’re a joy to watch. This team have learned and improved from last year. We want to fight at the top.

‘We want to win the title and the UEFA Champions League. We have the quality, we are hungry, and we have a good spirit.

‘What I like about this team is that they have a good attitude and share the same vision and express themselves well. We want to win first of all, but if it’s possible we want to win with style.’