Sporting received and won, this Sunday, the rival Benfica (2-0), in a match of the 17th round of the national futsal championship. The lions thus steal the leadership from the old rival at the same time that the eagles register their first defeat at the time in the same competition.
Taynan, on seven minutes, and Pauleta, on minute nine, scored the goals of the match, both in the first half.
With this result, Sporting now counts 46 points and climbs to the first place. For its part, Benfica goes down to second place and counts two points less.