The teenager was taken on the Gunners’ pre-season tour of Australia and Asia, impressing Arsene Wenger and fans alike as he showed no fear while competing against players several years his senior.
Supporters have been keeping a close eye on Nelson with the new season under way, and he has continued to show them why he is so special with five goals in three games for the Gunners’ U23s – scoring again on Friday night.
Nelson found the target just three minutes into the second half of his side’s Premier League 2 clash with Liverpool with a sumptuous chip.
And it didn’t take long for fans to start up the Reiss Nelson bandwagon, sharing their excitement on Twitter.
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