Arsenal Ladies struck five at Nottingham Forest to maintain their 100% start to the season.

The result sees Vic Akers' side stay top of the Women's Premier League with six wins from six and 38 goals scored.

Strikes from Katie Chapman, Gemma Davison and Dannii Bird added to Kelly Smith's brace to ensure a comfortable victory in the first League meeting between the sides.

Arsenal Ladies

22
Spencer
22
Scott
6
Bassett
5
Flaherty
99
Pond 50
4
Ludlow
17
Chapman Goal!
16
Little
10
Carney 60
12
Davison Goal!
10
Smith Goal! Goal!

Substitutes

20
Bird 50 Goal!
11
Yankey 60
1
Marsh
24
Quantrill
99
Prosser

Nottingham Forest Ladies

0
Wallhead
0
Bailey
0
Finley
0
Staneff
0
Griffiths
0
Thomas
0
Clarke
0
Creswell
0
Gilliatt
0
Penny Goal!
0
Bell

Substitutes

0
Cunningham
0
Krivinskas
0
Lawson
0
McKechnie
0
Simpkins
0
Robson
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19 Sep 2008