"People are going to immediately compare me to Theo," he admitted to arsenal.com. "We came to Arsenal at a similar age, in similar positions, so it is an easy comparison to make.
"We are completely different players though. Theo is more of a winger or a striker, whereas I have always grown up as an attacking midfielder, who has later gone out wide.
"There are a lot of differences but at the same time Theo is a great player so for me to be compared to him is good."