Both midfielders shone on their Premier League debuts.
"I think he has achieved a little bit more than me," said a humble Eriksen, in his first interview since arriving from Ajax in the summer.
"I am a few years younger and still have to learn a lot. It is nice to be compared, but from what I have heard it is not good to be compared with Arsenal players! But really, it is pretty cool to be compared with such big players."
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