The team of Bas Dost has by the victory on the island of São Miguel with 2-1 now two points less than Porto. Dost made for Sporting in the second half from a penalty kick at the end. Zé Manuel had the home team after half an hour on lead. Marcos Acuña made sure that the team from Lisbon, still with three points back in the plane.
Luc Castaignos remained at the club from Lisbon the whole match on the bench. Interim coach Tiago Fernandes took the honours, where the visitors, where coach José Peseiro last week had to leave after the lost bekerduel with Estoril.