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

1
Spencer
2
Scott
3
Pond 50
4
Bassett
5
Flaherty
6
Little
7
Ludlow
8
Carney 60
9
Chapman Goal!
10
Davison Goal!
11
Smith Goal! Goal!

Substitutes

12
Yankey 60
13
Prosser
14
Marsh
15
Bird 50 Goal!
16
Quantrill

Nottingham Forest Ladies

1
Wallhead
2
Bailey
3
Griffiths
4
Finley
5
Staneff
6
Creswell
7
Thomas
8
Gilliatt
9
Clarke
10
Penny Goal!
11
Bell

Substitutes

12
Cunningham
13
Krivinskas
14
Simpkins
15
Lawson
16
McKechnie
17
Robson
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