Cohen Bramall made his Arsenal debut as the Gunners came from behind to win 3-1 at Southampton in Premier League 2 Division 1 at the Saints' training complex.
Left-back Bramall, signed from Hednesford earlier this month, played 83 minutes as the Londoners won their fifth match in six to go three points clear in fifth place.
Read our report from Staplewood Campus, where #SaintsFCU23s were beaten 3-1 by #Arsenal U23s in #PL2: https://t.co/bpiNmftWfM— Southampton FC (@SouthamptonFC) January 16, 2017
Jonathan Afolabi gave Southampton a half-time lead on his first start but Stephy Mavididi equalised early in the second half and late goals from substitute Eddie Nketiah and Chris Willock wrapped up victory to drop Saints down to eighth.
✅ Pace— Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) January 16, 2017
✅ Composure@ChrissyWillock7 wraps up all three points for #AFCU23 pic.twitter.com/rf8T3BbkhD
Southampton's next match is at Bristol City in the Premier League Cup on Friday, while Arsenal entertain Chelsea in PL2 at their Colney Training Centre at lunchtime on Friday, 27 January.
See: Southampton report | Arsenal report