“This is the best group I’ve played in,” he said.
“We’ve got some of the best individuals and it’s a well-rounded group with more strength in depth.
“We’re in a position now where the players can actually go on and do something.
“It’s taken a while to get to that stage. I think we’ve improved year after year and now we’re ready to make that next step, which is winning a major trophy. That’s what we’re aspiring to do.”