Walcott: Arsenal must bounce back against Spurs

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Theo Walcott believes Arsenal will have learned plenty from their defeat to Barcelona in the Nou Camp - and can put that to good use when the Gunners return to Barclays Premier League action in next week's crucial clash at arch-rivals Tottenham.

Arsene Wenger's depleted side were handed a masterclass by Argentina international Lionel Messi, who helped himself to all four goals as the Gunners' European dream was shattered following a 4-1 defeat in Spain.

Walcott added: "It is a great experience for us, we now have to look forward to the game against Spurs on Wednesday and have to come right back because we have still got the Premier League to have a shout at."

He added: "Tottenham away is a very big game - we just have to try and bounce back from this disappointment."

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