Jack Wilshere made his long-awaited return after a leg break, but it was overshadowed as Reiss Nelson stole the headlines.
Arsenal have the chance to draw level on points with Liverpool and overtake Monday's opponents when the u23s take on Derby County at Meadow Park.
Arsenal's u23s were beaten 3-2 by Tottenham on Monday, thanks chiefly to the largely changed side the Gunners put out.
Arsenal have won the 2019 JSSL Professional Academy 7s, a tournament in Singapore for u16 sides from around the world.
Vlad Dragomir received praise from his home country on Monday night after scoring in the Arsenal u23s 3-1 defeat to Leicester City.
Emile Smith Rowe was back with the Gunners after his World Cup success, as Arsenal beat Wolves 4-2 in the u18 Premier League Cup but it was Tyreece John-Jules that caught the eye.
Joe Willock scored a late equaliser for Arsenal u23s as they drew 2-2 with Chelsea.
Arsenal beat Sunderland 2-0 on Monday night with goals from Vlad Dragomir and Chuba Akpom.
The Arsenal u18s crashed out of the FA Youth Cup in disappointing fashion, losing heavily away to Blackburn Rovers on Friday.
Arsenal u23s face Spurs in the Premier League 2 on Friday, looking to get back to winning ways and increase the gap to their local rivals.
Folarin Balogun scored from distance against Premier League 2 league leaders Chelsea on Monday, his first goal in the competition after injury.
The Under-18s could make it five wins on the bounce against Fulham on Saturday morning.