Tag: Reiss Nelson

Reiss Nelson plays for Arsenal Football Club. The English forward is a product of the Arsenal Academy system, joining the club at age 8. Nelson wears the number 24 for Arsenal. He was born on December 10, 1999.

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Arsenal youngsters aim to bounceback just like the seniors: Sunderland preview

Arsenal u23s continue their season against Sunderland on Monday night.
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Better than Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: The youngster who has fans purring

Reiss Nelson is one of the most exciting prospects to come out of Arsenal's academy in years.

5 things we learned from Arsenal’s record-breaking September

Now that the September matches have drawn to a close, we're taking a look back at the month and what we can learn from it.

Keown compares Reiss Nelson to Neymar

Martin Keown has compared Reiss Nelson to Neymar after his performance against BATE Borisov.

Wenger: Young players need to make the most of their minutes

Arsène Wenger says that young players need to take their chances when given first-team football for Arsenal, ahead of tonight's Europa League meeting with BATE Borisov.
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The 10 Arsenal players looking to impress against BATE Borisov

Arsenal have taken a number of youngsters to Belarus for tonight's European encounter with BATE Borisov, with Arsene Wenger rotating the side ahead of a fixture pile-up.
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These are the players expected to feature against BATE Borisov

Arsenal look to be taking a young squad to Belarus for Thursday's Europa League meeting with BATE Borisov.
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These seven youngsters could feature in Thursday’s meeting with BATE Borisov

Seven youngsters seem set to travel to Belarus to feature in Arsenal's Europa League match against BATE Borisov on Thursday.

Mertesacker: Our academy has huge potential and high levels of skill

Per Mertesacker believes that the Arsenal youth coming through the academy have great potential and are of a high quality.
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Henry: Nelson has the talent to be a first-team player in the future

Thierry Henry says that Reiss Nelson has the talent to be a future first-team player for Arsenal after the 17-year-old made his first senior start.

How excited should Arsenal fans be about the latest crop of youngsters?

Reiss Nelson, Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Josh Dasilva all featured for Arsenal against Doncaster Rovers on Wednesday so how excited should we be about this latest crop of youngsters judging by their performances?

Thierry Henry identifies Arsenal youngster ‘too good’ for u18s & ready for first team

Thierry Henry speaks at length about Reiss Nelson's exciting potential in his column for the Sun this week.

Do Arsenal really have a good record for bringing through young players?

After Arsenal's first League Cup match of the season against Doncaster Rovers, we're looking at whether the Gunners really do have such a good record bringing through youth.

Nelson delighted with Arsenal debut, targets more advanced role

Reiss Nelson admits that while he's just happy to be getting minutes for Arsenal's first team at the moment, he would like to play in a more advanced role in the future.
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Former coach hails Nelson and details his progression

After making his first start for Arsenal against Doncaster Rovers, and his third competitive appearance of the season for the Gunners, Reiss Nelson has drawn a lot of attention recently.
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Nelson “buzzing” to make first-team debut

Reiss Nelson was 'buzzing' after being handed his first team debut against Doncaster Rovers in the League Cup on Wednesday night.

Wenger: This is what Nelson, Willock and Dasilva learned from last night

Reiss Nelson, Joe Willock and Josh Dasilva all featured for Arsenal on Wednesday night, and Arsene Wenger believes they've learned about the intensity of senior football and how there's no room for error.

Wenger: Current youth players among the best I’ve had

Arsène Wenger claims that his current set of young players are among some of the best he's had in his 21 years at Arsenal.

Lacazette: What I like about Reiss Nelson and Eddie Nketiah

Alexandre Lacazette has been impressed with Reiss Nelson and Eddie Nketiah in his limited time with Arsenal this season.
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Fans desperate to see Nelson start against Doncaster

The Arsenal fans are looking forward to seeing talented young winger Reiss Nelson start against Doncaster Rovers in tonight's Carabao Cup third round meeting.

Wenger: Chambers and Wilshere will be involved against Doncaster

Arsène Wenger revealed defender Calum Chambers and Jack Wilshere will feature in Wednesday's Carabao Cup clash with Doncaster Rovers.

Video: Sanchez shakes hands of the youth players arriving into training

Alexis Sanchez made a point to shake the hands of all of the youth players involved in first-team training as he arrived at London Colney.
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Arsenal reportedly target 21-year-old Uruguayan Federico Martinez

Uruguayan 21-year-old Federico Martinez is being targeted by Arsenal, according to reports.

Lacazette impressed by Nelson and Nketiah

Alexandre Lacazette has been impressed by Reiss Nelson and Eddie Nketiah.

Pictures: Arsenal first-team’s official photoshoot for 2017/18

Arsenal have had their first-team photos taken for the 2017/18 season, which included three junior Gunners who won a competition to also feature in the shoot.

Reiss Nelson makes convincing claim for Arsenal first team with stunning free-kick v Manchester...

Reiss Nelson scored his sixth goal in four Premier League 2 games against Manchester United's u23s on Friday.

Wenger: Selling the Ox to Liverpool wasn’t a mistake

Arsene Wenger doesn't believe it was a mistake to sell midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to Liverpool this summer.

10 Arsenal stories you may have missed: Alexis in Europa League squad, Gazidis gets...

Arsenal name star forward in their Europa League squad, while the club’s chief executive takes on a new role with UEFA. Fans also vote which person they hold most accountable for the Gunners' demise too.
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Arsenal fans want Nelson to start over Alexis against Bournemouth

Arsenal fans want to see Reiss Nelson start over Alexis Sanchez against Bournemouth in Saturday's Premier League meeting at the Emirates Stadium.

Lacazette’s Instagram highlights new mentoring role at the club

Alexandre Lacazette's Instagram shows he's getting integrated with the Arsenal youth players, as well as the first-team, after his move to North London earlier in the summer.

Alexis named in Arsenal Europa League squad

Alexis Sanchez has been named in Arsenal's Europa League squad for this season, along with 41 other players.
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These five Arsenal wonderkids could be the future of the club

With Arsenal's finances dictating them from making a marquee signing, they'll be forced to look to the academy for inspiration. And there are five players who could well be the future of the club.

International roundup: Welbz finds net, Nketiah hat-trick & Ozil assist

Several Arsenal players were in action for their respective countries on Friday 1 September; here's how they got on.

Arsenal-linked Jadon Sancho fails to turn up for training for much of August

Manchester City have been left disappointed by Jadon Sancho, with the young winger repeatedly failing to turn up for training. Arsenal are one of many clubs keeping tabs on the teenager.
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Video: Reiss Nelson scores another amazing goal for u23s

Reiss Nelson seems unstoppable at the moment in the youth teams, and he proved it again on Friday with another great goal.

Tottenham looking to hijack Arsenal’s deal for Jadon Sancho

Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly trying to snatch Manchester City's Jadon Sancho away from fellow suitors Arsenal this summer, and are preparing a bid to secure his signature.

Iwobi surprised to be Reiss Nelson’s inspiration

Arsenal midfielder Alex Iwobi has said he is surprised that teammate Reiss Nelson considers him an inspiration, given the two players are only four years apart in age.

Kolašinac “very impressed” with Arsenal prospect Reiss Nelson

Arsenal defender Sead Kolašinac has showed academy prospect Reiss Nelson with praise, admitting being "very impressed" from what he's seen from the teenager so far.

Video: Reiss Nelson’s solo goal against Manchester City that sent Arsenal fans into a...

Arsenal's Reiss Nelson scored an outstanding solo goal for the U23s against Manchester City last night, leading to fans taking to Twitter to laud the talented teenager.

Arsenal U23s 4-3 Manchester City U23s: Nelson and Nketiah score twice as Gunners win...

Reiss Nelson and Eddie Nketiah scored twice as Arsenal U23s ran out 4-3 winners against Manchester City U23 at the Emirates Stadium.