Tag Archives: 'Porto'
The Portuguese created several chances but failed in key defensive plays, falling prey to Chelsea’s craftiness.
With one match to go, FC Porto is poised to celebrate the Championship with a win over Paços de Ferreira, which has already qualified for the UEFA Champions League.
League leaders Benfica will visit FC Porto with a two point lead, in a match that may determine this year’s champions.
Porto’s win on Saturday may not pressure Benfica if they beat Estoril tonight.
This was SC Braga’s first national trophy since winning the Portuguese Cup in 1966.
Porto reduced Benfica’s lead in the Portuguese League to only four points, with five games left.
Wolfswinkel scored a hat-trick for Sporting, Benfica routed Rio Ave to maintain its four-point lead, and FC Porto bounced back with a victory over Académica.
With nine matches left to play, Benfica took a slim two-point lead in first place of the Portuguese League.
The Spaniards had little offensive presence in a match largely dominated by FC Porto, which failed to build a decisive lead in the last-16 first leg.