By Nik Brumsack
Arsène Wenger is happy with his team’s start to the season - but believes their title credentials cannot be judged until the new season is 10 games old.
Arsenal are unbeaten in four Premier League games this campaign, and comfortably beat Southampton 6-1 at Emirates Stadium on Saturday.
Despite what has been an encouraging start to the season, the Arsenal manager maintains it’s too soon to understand his side’s true potential.
Wenger said: “We will know after 10 games. I think we have a chance to develop well and keep our attitude. At the moment I don’t know how strong our opponents are.”
Arsenal’s victory on Saturday was their second in succession after beating Liverpool at Anfield before the international break.
“You ask anybody that has watched the game and we looked like a real team that wants to play together,” said Wenger.
“That’s the impression I get from our game. At Liverpool and again on Saturday we looked a really close team.
“This year we have started better. Maybe last year in September we were already out of the title race. That was a bit more difficult mentally. The vibes coming out is that we look like a good team and we enjoy to play together. That is a good base and is interesting.”Copyright 2013 The Arsenal Football Club plc. Permission to use quotations from this article is granted subject to appropriate credit being given to www.arsenal.com as the source 16 Sep 2012