Women’s Super League results: Nobbs scores for Arsenal, Tottenham beat West Ham, Man City continue perfect start

Arsenal’s Jordan Nobbs scored her first goal since returning from a serious knee injury as Arsenal eased to a 4-0 win against Brighton in the Women’s Super League on Sunday.

The England midfielder, who missed the summer’s World Cup as a result, scored the Gunners’ fourth goal of the afternoon to maintain their flawless start to the season as they lie top of the league on goal difference.

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Jordan Nobbs, second left, scored her first goal since returning from a serious knee injury
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Kim Little struck first for the Gunners after just nine minutes, with Vivianne Miedema adding a second before half-time. Danielle Van De Donk netted a third before Nobbs rounded off the scoring with 20 minutes remaining.

Meanwhile, Manchester City maintained their winning league start with a 1-0 win over Everton.

England captain Steph Houghton’s seventh-minute free-kick was the difference at Haig Avenue.

Guro Reiten struck twice in the first 10 minutes for Chelsea as they stormed to a 4-0 victory at Bristol City.

The Norwegian midfielder slotted home from six yards and then scored a volley before Ji So-Yun hit her side’s third.

Sophie Ingle tapped home to wrap up the win for third-placed Chelsea while Bristol City remain in 10th and without a win.

At the London Stadium, 24,790 supporters saw strikes from Rianna Dean and Lucy Quinn secure a 2-0 triumph for Tottenham over West Ham.

Dean headed Spurs into the lead in the 36th minute before Quinn, on her birthday, sealed the win just before full-time.

WSL results

Arsenal 4-0 Brighton

Everton 0-1 Man City

West Ham 0-2 Tottenham

Bristol City 0-4 Chelsea

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