Feyenoord boss jibes Arteta over Arsenal training intensity after Reiss Nelson injury
Feynoord boss Arne Slot has questioned the training methods of Mikel Arteta after Arsenal loanee Reiss Nelson suffered an injury with his new club.
The 21-year-old forward joined the Dutch side this summer, but missed the club’s 0-0 draw with Maccabi Haifa in the Europa Conference League on Tuesday.
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And Slot revealed that Nelson picked up an injury after struggling to adapt to the increased intensity of Feyenoord’s training sessions.
“Nelson had participated in almost all training sessions at Arsenal, but he experiences the training here as a bit more intense,” Slot said ahead of the visit to Israel.
“He suffered an overuse injury and so he is not here. Whether he will make it to PSV [Feyenoord’s next Eredivisie fixture …
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