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.

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: Bukayo Saka of Arsenal embraces Calum Chambers of Arsenal after the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal FC at Old Trafford on September 30, 2019, in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

David Luiz insists Arsenal aren't just giving chances to young players - they've earned...

David Luiz says Arsenal's young players have earned their chances with the hard work they're putting in, and it's not fair to suggest they're being gifted opportunities.
France's midfielder Matteo Guendouzi takes part in a training session at the French national football team training base in Clairefontaine-en-Yvelines on September 2, 2019, as part of the team's preparation for the upcoming Euro-2020 qualifiers matches. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP)

2 Arsenal first teamers make Golden Boy shortlist, 1 Chelsea, 1 Manchester City

Reiss Nelson and Matteo Guendouzi have been named on the 40-strong Golden Boy shortlist, although with only 1% of the vote between them, it seems a long shot that either will win it.
Reiss Nelson and Joe Willock via Arsenal.com

10 recently-hyped Arsenal youngsters, where are they now?

In the summer of 2017, we picked out 10 youth players to keep an eye on and with Arsenal focusing once again on youngsters in the first team, I decided to take a look and see what had happened to those players.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 24: Gabriel Martinelli of Arsenal celebrates scoring the fifth goal during the Carabao Cup Third Round match between Arsenal and Nottingham Forest at Emirates Stadium on September 24, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

4 Arsenal players make League Cup Team of the Round

Four Arsenal players made it into WhoScored's Team of the Round for the midweek League Cup fixtures, after a 5-0 win over Nottingham Forest.
Reiss Nelson on tour with Arsenal in pre-season (Photo via Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Fans spot Reiss Nelson paying tribute to this teammate with his goal celebration

Reiss Nelson dedicated his goal celebration to Alexandre Lacazette after netting for the first time in a competitive senior match for Arsenal on Tuesday.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 24: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal gets past the tackle from Brennan Johnson of Nottingham Forest during the Carabao Cup Third Round match between Arsenal FC and Nottingham Forrest at Emirates Stadium on September 24, 2019, in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal fan spots brilliant Mesut Özil moment the TV cameras missed

Mesut Özil was caught on camera by a fan giving Reiss Nelson advice during a break in play on Tuesday night, before the teenager got his first goal and assist for the club.
FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 19: Granit Xhaka of Arsenal applauds the fans after the UEFA Europa League group F match between Eintracht Frankfurt and Arsenal FC at on September 19, 2019 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Christian Kaspar-Bartke/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Watch: Arsenal’s bench players react to Aston Villa comeback goals

Arsenal completed a 10-man comeback against Aston Villa on Sunday, coming from behind twice to win the match.
Rob Holding with the Arsenal u23s (Photo via Twitter / ArsenalAcademy)

2 to return from injury, 2 academy debutants: Predicted Arsenal lineup vs Nottingham Forest

Arsenal face Nottingham Forest in the League Cup at the Emirates Stadium on Tuesday night, just two days after beating Aston Villa.
Watford's English striker Andre Gray (L) and Arsenal's Greek defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos look on during the English Premier League football match between Watford and Arsenal at Vicarage Road Stadium in Watford, north of London on September 15, 2019. (Photo by Ben STANSALL / AFP)

Player ratings vs Watford: Aubameyang clinical, centre-backs poor, midfielder unfairly criticised

Arsenal fell disappointingly short against bottom-of-the-table Watford on Sunday, throwing away a 2-0 lead to draw 2-2.
DUBLIN, IRELAND - SEPTEMBER 05: Granit Xhaka of Switzerland celebrates the goal of Fabian Schar during the UEFA Euro 2020 qualifier between Republic of Ireland and Switzerland at Aviva Stadium on September 05, 2019 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

7 senior appearances, 1 withdrawal, 2 injuries: Arsenal international break roundup

The international break is over for the Arsenal contingent away with their countries, so here's a quick roundup of how it all went.

Video: All 3 goals as Nketiah and Nelson score in England u21 win

Eddie Nketiah was the star of the show as England u21s came from behind to beat Turkey on Friday, with Reiss Nelson also scoring.
Kido Taylor-Hart (Photo via Instagram / Kidotaylor.10)

Arsenal academy star gives details of internal youth match vs first team

Arsenal academy star Kido Taylor-Hart spoke to the Arsenal matchday programme ahead of the North London derby at the weekend.
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - AUGUST 11: Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Arsenal battles for possession with Javier Manquillo of Newcastle United during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Arsenal FC at St. James Park on August 11, 2019 in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Who will play backup in wide areas now Mkhitaryan and Iwobi are gone?

Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Alex Iwobi's departures this summer mean Arsenal now have no choice but to put deserved faith in their talented crop of youth players.
NORTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 27: Robbie Burton of Arsenal during the Leasing.com match between Northampton Town and Arsenal U21 at PTS Academy Stadium on August 27, 2019, in Northampton, England. (Photo by David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Impressive stat proves Arsenal's Hale End academy hugely successful in recent seasons

Arsenal's academy is looking stronger than ever right now, and the statistics from recent seasons support that assessment.
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - AUGUST 11: Arsenal player Joe Willock in action during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Arsenal FC at St. James Park on August 11, 2019 in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

9 Arsenal players called up for England youth duty

Reiss Nelson, Joe Willock and Eddie Nketiah have received call-ups to the England u21s, among other Arsenal players in the England youth teams squads for next month.
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - AUGUST 11: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal (obscured) celebrates with teammates as Nacho Monreal jumps on top after scoring his team's first goal during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Arsenal FC at St. James Park on August 11, 2019 in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

No clear best player but the worst is obvious: Arsenal August player ratings

August's football is already over and while it is still relatively early, we're starting to get a feel for how Unai Emery wants his team to line up and play.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 17: Reiss Nelson of Arsenal shoots under pressure from James Tarkowski of Burnley during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Burnley FC at Emirates Stadium on August 17, 2019, in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Unai Emery explains advice he gave Reiss Nelson after Burnley struggles

Unai Emery says Reiss Nelson struggled more than they wanted against Burnley last weekend, but it's all about learning from the experience at this stage.
COMMERCE CITY, CO - JULY 15: Mesut Oezil #10 of Arsenal waves to fans during the second half against the Colorado Rapids at Dick's Sporting Goods Park on July 15, 2019 in Commerce City, Colorado. (Photo by Timothy Nwachukwu/Getty Images)

Mesut Özil gives Reiss Nelson and Joe Willock advice ahead of Anfield trip

Mesut Özil gave some advice to Arsenal's young players stepping up this season, including Joe Willock and Reiss Nelson, telling them to believe in themselves.
Gabon's forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang arrives for a training session in Libreville on January 20, 2017 during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations football tournament in Gabon. / AFP / GABRIEL BOUYS

Aubameyang posts video with bizarre commentary from Arsenal changing room after Burnley win

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has posted a video of Chris Willock and Reiss Nelson working out after the Arsenal game with some rather bizarre commentary that tells me the forward is a little bit high on the excitement of scoring his second goal in two games.
Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

Podcast: Nicolas Pepe, defensive reinforcement, Angers & Barcelona, Joe Willock, Reiss Nelson, tactics, and...

In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew and Anita get VERY excited about Nicolas Pepe, cross fingers for defensive reinforcement (and...
Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

Podcast: Madrid & Lyon, Saliba, Ceballos, Pepe, Tierney, Rugani, Ozil & Kolasinac, Balogun, the...

In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew and Anita recap one of the fuller weeks in recent Arsenal history. We talk...
Reiss Nelson against Fiorentina in pre-season (Photo via AP)

Kicker: Hertha BSC looking to sign Reiss Nelson

Hertha BSC are trying to sign teenage Arsenal winger Reiss Nelson, according to reports in Germany.
Forward Eddie Nketiah of Arsenal (L) is tackled by Niklas Sule of Bayern Munich during their International Champions Cup game at the Dignity Health Stadium in Carson, California on July 17, 2019. - Arsenal went on to win 2-1. (Photo by Mark RALSTON / AFP)

4 Arsenal youngsters nominated for 2019 Golden Boy award: Vote now

Four Arsenal youngsters have been nominated for the 2019 Golden Boy award.

Arsenal senior squad’s reaction to 4 youth team promotions is an encouraging sign

Arsenal senior stars formed a line and gave a round of applause to four youth players receiving promotions to the first team this week.

James Harden visits the Emirates Stadium

James Harden visited the Emirates Stadium on Tuesday, and Reiss Nelson didn't hold back embarrassing the NBA star over his football skills.
Eddie Nketiah in training with Arsenal (Photo via Instagram / EddieNketiah)

Smith Rowe, Nelson, Nketiah and Willock receive new first-team squad numbers

Emile Smith Rowe, Reiss Nelson, Eddie Nketiah and Joe Willock have all seemingly been promoted to the first-team squad, receiving first-team numbers for the new season.

5 Arsenal academy prospects who should join the first team for pre-season

As Arsenal prepare to travel to the USA for the start of their pre-season tour, we're looking at which academy prospects should be joining them on the trip.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 02: Alex Iwobi of Nigeria during the International Friendly match between England and Nigeria at Wembley Stadium on June 2, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Round-up: How Arsenal players are doing at Copa America and AFCON

With this summer's Copa America and Africa Cup of Nations still ongoing, let's have a look at how the Arsenal players are doing in each competition.
Kelechi Nwakali in the new Arsenal home shirt (Photo via Instagram / Nwakali25)

2 returning Arsenal loanees photographed in new kit: Set to get a chance?

Reiss Nelson and Kelechi Nwakali have been posing in the new Adidas Arsenal kits ahead of the 2019/20 season, after returning from their respective loan spells.

Arsenal winger insists he's Arsenal through and through: He just wants to play

Reiss Nelson insists he's Arsenal through and through, and he just wants to go back and play for his club next season.

Arsenal teenager scores for England u21s: He deserves a pre-season chance

Reiss Nelson won and scored a penalty in the England u21s' final group stage game of the European Championships, making his first appearance at the event.

U21 Euros round-up: 2 Arsenal stars out, 1 on verge of semis

Reiss Nelson and Krystian Bielik have suffered early eliminations from the u21 European Championship, whilst Matteo Guendouzi's chances of progression to the knockout stages remain strong.
BRISTOL, ENGLAND - MARCH 21: Krystian Bielik of Poland and Reiss Nelson of England share a joke after the U21 International Friendly match between England and Poland at Ashton Gate on March 21, 2019 in Bristol, England. (Photo by Harry Trump/Getty Images)

Cohen Bramall names the 2 Arsenal youngsters he thinks can make it

Krystian Bielik and Reiss Nelson both have the ability to make it at Arsenal, according to recently released youth left-back Cohen Bramall.
Reiss Nelson (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

"The club I love": 19-year-old hoping to play for Arsenal next season

Reiss Nelson is targeting the Arsenal first team next season after his loan spell in Germany.
Reiss Nelson (Photo via Twitter / ReissNelson9)

Like a new signing: 5 Arsenal academy players ready to step up

After Arsenal's disappointing failure to secure Champions League football, it's looking like the club are going to have to be a bit more creative on the market this summer, including putting some faith in youth.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 19: Matteo Guendouzi of Arsenal celebrates the win after the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Chelsea FC at Emirates Stadium on January 19, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

3 key Arsenal youngsters called up for u21 European Championship: Could affect preseason

Krystian Bielik, Matteo Guendouzi and Reiss Nelson are all set to feature in the u21 European Championship this summer, which will likely affect their pre-season opportunities with Arsenal.
Reiss Nelson (Photo via Twitter / ReissNelson9)

Arsenal loanee up for Rookie of the Season award for 2018/19

Reiss Nelson is up for the Bundesliga Rookie of the Season award for 2018/19, after his loan spell in Germany with Hoffenheim.
BRISTOL, ENGLAND - MARCH 21: Krystian Bielik of Poland and Reiss Nelson of England share a joke after the U21 International Friendly match between England and Poland at Ashton Gate on March 21, 2019 in Bristol, England. (Photo by Harry Trump/Getty Images)

David Ornstein names 4 young players Arsenal plan to promote to first team

Arsenal will look to integrate young players into the first team next season, according to the BBC's David Ornstein.
Emi Martinez makes save for Reading against Aston Villa (Photo via Twitter / EmiMartinezz1)

From Reiss Nelson to Emi Martinez: Arsenal loan ratings for 2018/19

With the season coming to a close, let's have a look at how all of Arsenal's loanees have done in 2018/19.

Arsenal loanee finally returns from injury to appear against Bayern Munich

Emile Smith Rowe returned from the second injury of his loan spell on Saturday, coming off the bench for RB Leipzig against Bayern Munich.