05.08.2019 00:00 h

Benfica rout Sporting in Portuguese Super Cup

Pizzi (Benfica)
Pizzi (Benfica)

Benfica added the Portuguese Super Cup to their league title with a 5-0 rout of Sporting Lisbon on Sunday.

Rafa opened the scoring five minutes before the interval with Portuguese international Pizzi adding a brace in the 60th and 75th minutes.

A free-kick from Grimaldo and a last-minute strike by Chiquinho completed the scoring.

Benfica and Sporting now have eight Super Cups between them although Porto with 21 lead the all-time list.