Christian Eriksen on what Tottenham Hotspur's players have said in training after Arsenal defeat

Christian Eriksen of Tottenham Hotspur controls the ball while under pressure from Jonathan Hogg of Huddersfield Town during the Premier League match between Huddersfield Town and...

Tottenham Hotspur were beaten 2-0 in the North London Derby at the weekend.

Nacho Monreal of Arsenal and Christian Eriksen of Tottenham Hotspur battle for possession during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on...

Christian Eriksen has told the Daily Express that Tottenham Hotspur’s players are determined to show that they are a better team than they looked at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday.

Spurs were beaten 2-0 by Arsenal in the North London Derby, and they rarely threatened during the contest.

Arsenal were the better team throughout, in what was a hugely disappointing performance from the Lilywhites.

Tottenham are now in action again later this evening, when they take on Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League.

Tottenham Hotspur's Danish midfielder Christian Eriksen (R) controls the ball next to Real Madrid's Moroccan defender Achraf Hakimi during the UEFA Champions League group H football match...

And Eriksen insists that Spurs are determined to improve in Germany.

“It’s probably good that we have a game so quickly afterwards and you can have a bit of revenge, you can show the world that you are a bit better than what you saw last Saturday,” Eriksen said.

“The players spoke about it after the game and at training and so forth. There has not been any team meeting, you can’t call it a crisis after you lose one game.”

Christian Eriksen of Denmark reacts during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier Play-Off: First Leg between Denmark and Republic of Ireland at Telia Parken on November 11, 2017 in Copenhagen,...

Spurs beat Dortmund comfortably at home in the Champions League, and have been very good in Europe this term.

The Lilywhites have already booked their progress to the knockout stages, and remain unbeaten in the competition so far, despite taking on Real Madrid twice.

If Spurs are victorious against Dortmund this evening, they will confirm their position as group winners.

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