"To claim our present side is better than those two teams is a little premature.
"Potentially, they have the ability, determination and ambition to go on and match the daring deeds of those previous teams.
"The fact is our boys of today still have to deliver.
"If you are a great player then you need the cups and medals to prove it or you risk being tagged 'a nearly man'. I am sure that won't be the scenario."