The 17-year-old was impressive during pre-season and went on to make his senior debut in the Community Shield win against Chelsea and also going on to make more five appearances so far this season.
Nelson revealed that making the move from Arsenal’s youth system to the first-team training centre at London Colney was a shock – but he has not lacked assistance.
It was different coming from Hale End to London Colney. The coaching is so much different and the environment – you’ve got loads of first team players and world class players there,” Nelson told Arsenal’s official website.
Alex Iwobi has really helped me. He’s always making jokes and seeing I’m okay.
“(Alexandre) Lacazette as well is a nice guy.
Mesut] Ozil, Hector [Bellerin] as well – those are the boys, all the boys really, that have taken me in as a person and a footballer as well.”
Yet to make his Premier League appearance but his performances in Europa league and carabao cup has been eye catching, dazzling and illuminating .