Reiss Nelson has revealed what the ‘disciplinary issues’ have been that saw him dropped by mortgage membership Hoffenheim earlier this month.
The Arsenal teenager had made a completely spectacular begin to his time with the Bundesliga aspect, however a drop in kind, accidents and eventually a scarcity of self-discipline saw him unnoticed of the squad for a conflict with Nurnberg on 10 March.
The 19-year-old has defined that he was dropped from the squad as a result of he was late for coaching, and that he has discovered the error of his methods.
‘I was late to training, I was 20 minutes late, and that’s one thing I must be taught from,’ Nelson advised Press Affiliation Sport..
‘You can make mistakes but it’s your job and also you shouldn’t be late.
‘I held my hand up and I said sorry to him [Hoffenheim boss Julian Nagelsmann] and we both moved on as bigger men. He put me in the squad the next week because I’d been doing properly.’.
Nelson began his spell in Germany in blistering kind, scoring six Bundesliga targets by 10 November.
Nevertheless, he has not discovered the again of the web since then and now finds himself beginning matches from the substitute’s bench.
‘Football is like that, you dip in form – especially at my age – but the main thing is you keep your focus,’ stated the teenager.
‘You understand what your targets are. Mine have been simply to play for Hoffenheim and do properly after I get the probability.
‘I always try to be positive but not expect too much of myself, just have a nice balance. After injury I was a bit sluggish in training, but with the help from the guys at Hoffenheim, they spoke to me well and nurtured me back in slowly.’