Tottenham fans booed their team off at the final whistle, but Villas-Boas is refusing to panic.
"It's a wake up call that we have to react to, we have to bounce back and I trust the team to do that," the Spurs boss said.
"I think we can't undermine what we have been doing up to now.
"Obviously it's a defeat. Had we won this game we would have been just one point behind.
"It's something we don't like, but we have to put into perspective of what we've done before."
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