Nelson starred for Arsenal at proper wing-again of their four-2 Europa League win at Bate Borisov.
Keown used to be inspired with what he noticed and in comparison him to the sector’s costliest participant.
“These are the sort of touches that you often associate with Neymar or a real top player,” he stated on BT Sport.
“He breezes previous avid gamers, (Arsene) Wenger will know the standard that he has.
“He’s sorted him there, that’s been an ideal evening.
“Seventeen years of age, it’s reasonably extra special the power this boy has.”
Keown’s colleague and previous Tottenham midfielder Jermaine Jenas additionally paid tribute to Nelson’s efficiency.
“I thought he was brilliant, I really did,” Jenas stated of the Arsenal teen.
“The incontrovertible fact that he is a ahead in reality, getting at the ball, the boldness proven within the early phases of the sport.
“The incontrovertible fact that he’s needed to play proper wing-again and the working out he had in that place. He performed his section on this alternative for Theo Walcott simply there.
“Throughout the sport he used to be doing positive issues and you’ll be able to see it in some avid gamers.
“You don’t want to watch him for lengthy, you simply have a look at him and say ‘yeah you understand it, you’ve were given it, you’ve were given a degree of self belief about your sport’.
“These little shimmies simply say he doesn’t really feel force. You don’t while you’re more youthful.
“He inspired us all through the entire evening.”