Kolo Toure believes Liverpool already possess one of the most important hallmarks of a successful team — an indomitable team spirit.
The Reds have made a 100 percent start to 2013-14, winning all three of their Barclays Premier League games without conceding a goal to go top of the standings.
Having been an integral part of trophy-winning teams at Arsenal and Manchester City, Toure is well aware of the impact a close-knit dressing room can have on a team’s fortunes.
“It’s key,” he told LiverpoolFC.com. “With team spirit, you can win anything. Individuals are very important, but team spirit is the key — it is the most important thing. Individuals can win you one game, but to win trophies or be champions it is [down to] a group of players.
“If you want to be successful, you need to work as a team. That is really, really important because we are a group of players and we have the same target — to win trophies and do as well as we can.
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