West Ham United U23s got their Premier League 2 Division 1 campaign off to the perfect start with an emphatic 6-1 victory over Arsenal U23s at London Stadium on Monday night.
Goals from Mipo Odubeko, Armstrong Okoflex (three), Conor Coventry and Thierry Nevers put Dmitri Halajko's side out of sight before the visitors struck a consolation through Miguel Azeez from the spot in injury time.
The young Hammers were cheered on by over a thousand fans in East London who made their voices heard throughout the season opener.
The development squad now switch their attention to a tough trip to Brighton & Hove Albion U23s on Friday evening. Kick-off on the South Coast is at 7pm and you can follow all the action on whufc.com.