Kitson said: "They are without doubt the best footballing team on the planet right now. It's absolutely phenomenal stuff.
"What I would say about Arsenal is they are not reliant on one, two, three even four people. They all kind of chip in, and I thought they had another couple of gears to go."
It is hardly an assessment which might come easily from a Spurs supporter.
But Kitson said: "For a Tottenham fan to say this is 'blasphemy' - but you hope that a team who play as well as that win something, and that approach is justified because it is just magic.