Benfica loses to Portimonense
Benfica suffered, this Sunday, the first defeat of the season. Playing at home, the team was beaten, by 0-1, by Portimonense, in a game of the 8th round of the League.
After a first-half in which the goalkeeper Samuel Portugal denied Benfica the goal several times, the Algarvian team reached the goal in the 66th minute: Lucas Fernandes took a corner kick and, at the first post, Possignolo deflected it. head to the bottom of the Vlachodimos nets.
Despite the defeat, Benfica maintains the isolated lead, with 21 points, now just one ahead of Sporting and FC Porto. Portimonense is 5th and has 14 points.
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