Arsenal are to open talks with Reiss Nelson over a brand new deal on the Emirates Stadium, following the 23-year-old’s blockbuster profitable objective towards Bournemouth on the weekend.

Nelson, who graduated by the membership’s famed Hale Finish academy, has struggled with accidents and incomes constant game-time since making his debut underneath Arsene Wenger in 2018. After mortgage spells in Europe at Hoffenheim underneath Julian Nagelsmann and Feyenoord underneath Arne Slot, he was anticipated to depart final summer time – however once more suffered an harm setback.

Regardless of his contract coming to an in depth on the finish of this season and 6 different choices within the Arsenal aspect forward of him now, although, Nelson has nonetheless earned minutes within the Europa League and earlier than the Bournemouth fixture, netted twice off the bench towards Nottingham Forest. 

The Emirates Stadium descended into pandemonium following Reiss Nelson’s dramatic winner (Picture credit score: Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC by way of Getty Photographs)

With Nelson a free agent in the summertime, nonetheless, the Mail (opens in new tab) says that, “discussions over an extension are underway, with hope rising that the intention from all events is to agree on a deal for Nelson to remain.”