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Belles are battered by table-topping Arsenal Ladies

PUBLISHED: 13:34 10 September 2008 | UPDATED: 15:22 07 September 2010

Arsenal Ladies moved two points clear at the top of the Tesco Premier League after a 6-1 thumping of old rivals Doncaster Belles. England striker Kelly Smith netted two more to make it 14 goals in just five games this season while Karen Carney also scored

ARSENAL LADIES MOVED TWO POINTS CLEAR AT THE TOP OF THE TESCO PREMIER LEAGUE AFTER A 6-1 THUMPING OF OLD RIVALS DONCASTER BELLES.

ENGLAND STRIKER KELLY SMITH NETTED TWO MORE TO MAKE IT 14 GOALS IN JUST FIVE GAMES THIS SEASON WHILE KAREN CARNEY ALSO SCORED TWICE.

KIM LITTLE HAD OPENED THE SCORING FOR ARSENAL WHILE JAYNE LUDLOW NETTED THE OTHER. LIZ HANSEN GRABBED A CONSOLATION FOR THE YORKSHIRE SIDE.

CHELSEA ARE SECOND IN THE TABLE AFTER THEIR 3-0 WIN OVER BRISTOL ACADEMY.

VIC AKERS' SIDE ENTERTAIN CHARLTON IN THE LEAGUE CUP ON SUNDAY BEFORE TRAVELLING TO NOTTINGHAM THE FOLLOWING THURSDAY IN THE LEAGUE.


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