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

Substitutes

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

Nottingham Forest Ladies

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

Substitutes

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