news: Portugal

Benni McCarthy finally got on the scoresheet helping Porto to a 2-0 win over Belenenses, thus defending the SuperLiga leadership. Prolific Nuno Gomes kept Benfica’s climb up the table going, finding the net twice in the Lisbon team’s 3-1 away win at bottom of the table Penafiel while Sporting went second on Sunday night, thanks to a 1-0 final win over Setúbal.