Coverage of the Primeira Liga clash between Sporting Lisbon and Benfica.
Next Game: Benfica vs. Estoril Praia - Sunday, April 30 at 4pm in Primeira Liga
Benfica's Brazilian midfielder Anderson Talisca celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group C football match SL Benfica vs AS Monaco at Luz stadium in Lisbon on November 4, 2014
Jose Mourinho takes interest in Besiktas star Anderson Talisca?
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is reportedly ready to reignite his interest in Anderson Talisca, who is currently impressing for Besiktas.
Apr 3, 10:42
Pep Guardiola watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on January 2, 2017
Report: Manchester City want Benfica's Ederson
A report claims that Manchester City want to sign Benfica goalkeeper Ederson at the end of the season.
Mar 19, 14:46
David Luiz celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Chelsea on January 31, 2017
David Luiz 'dreams' of Benfica return before end of career
David Luiz wants to one day return to Benfica, where he previously spent four years, and help the Portuguese club to a European Cup success.
Mar 8, 22:09
Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrates scoring against Tottenham Hotspur in the Europa League on March 10, 2016
Result: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang hat-trick helps Borussia Dortmund past Benfica
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scores a hat-trick to help Borussia Dortmund reach the quarter-finals of the Champions League with a 4-0 win over Benfica.
Mar 8, 21:38
Dortmund's head coach Thomas Tuchel looks on prior the German first division football Bundesliga match Borussia Dortmund vs FC Schalke 04 on November 8, 2015, 2015
Team News: Christian Pulisic fills in for injured Marco Reus
Christian Pulisic takes the place of Marco Reus in Borussia Dortmund's starting lineup to face Benfica, as the Portuguese outfit look to protect their one-goal lead.
Mar 8, 18:48
Dortmund's head coach Thomas Tuchel looks on prior the German first division football Bundesliga match Borussia Dortmund vs FC Schalke 04 on November 8, 2015, 2015
Live Commentary: Borussia Dortmund 4-0 Benfica - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's text coverage of Borussia Dortmund's 4-0 win over Benfica in their Champions League last-16 second leg at the Signal Iduna Park.
Mar 8, 18:44
Victor Lindelof during the international friendly between Sweden and Czech Republic at Friends Arena on March 29, 2016
Report: Victor Lindelof snubs Manchester United by signing new Benfica deal
A report claims that Benfica's Victor Lindelof has signed a new contract at the Estadio da Luz until 2021, putting an end to Manchester United's lingering interest.
Mar 6, 18:58
Victor Lindelof during the international friendly between Sweden and Czech Republic at Friends Arena on March 29, 2016
Manchester United secure Victor Lindelof agreement?
Manchester United reportedly reach a pre-contract agreement with Benfica for the services of centre-back Victor Lindelof.
Feb 17, 09:58
Germany's Andre Schurrle celebrates after scoring during the FIFA 2014 World Cup group C qualifying football match against Sweden on October 15, 2013
Borussia Dortmund's Andre Schurrle upbeat after Benfica defeat
Borussia Dortmund striker Andre Schurrle says that his side were unfortunate to lose to Benfica.
Feb 14, 22:59
BENFICA players celebrate their goal during the Champions League quarter-final between Benfica and Bayern Munich on April 13, 2016
Result: Benfica claim narrow first-leg win over wasteful Borussia Dortmund
Benfica claim a 1-0 win against Borussia Dortmund in Tuesday night's Champions League last-16 first leg at the Estadio de Luz.
Feb 14, 21:54
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in action for Borussia Dortmund on December 15, 2015
Team News: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang leads the line for Borussia Dortmund
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang leads the Borussia Dortmund attack against Benfica.
Feb 14, 19:09
Dortmund's head coach Thomas Tuchel looks on prior the German first division football Bundesliga match Borussia Dortmund vs FC Schalke 04 on November 8, 2015, 2015
Live Commentary: Benfica 1-0 Borussia Dortmund - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's text coverage of Benfica's 1-0 win over Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League last-16 first leg at the Estadio da Luz.
Feb 14, 18:44
Victor Lindelof during the international friendly between Sweden and Czech Republic at Friends Arena on March 29, 2016
Barcelona to rival Manchester United for Benfica defender Victor Lindelof?
Barcelona are reportedly contemplating a big-money offer for Benfica defender Victor Lindelof, who has been attracting interest from Manchester United.
Feb 8, 16:37
Benfica's defender Nelson Semedo during the match between SL Benfica and Estoril Praia at Estadio da Luz on August 16, 2015 in Lisbon, Portugal.
Manchester United agree deal to sign Benfica defender Nelson Semedo?
Manchester United reportedly agree a deal to sign Benfica defender Nelson Semedo during the summer.
Feb 4, 11:25
Victor Lindelof during the international friendly between Sweden and Czech Republic at Friends Arena on March 29, 2016
Manchester United 'held deadline-day Victor Lindelof talks'
Manchester United reportedly held deadline-day talks with Benfica president Luis Filipe Vieira over a possible move for defender Victor Lindelof.
Feb 1, 15:10
A general view of The City Ground prior to the npower Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Bristol City at The City Ground on April 7, 2012
Joao Teixeira joins Nottingham Forest on loan
Benfica midfielder Joao Teixeira completes a loan move to Nottingham Forest after his season-long deal with Wolverhampton Wanderers is cut short.
Jan 31, 13:41
A general view from inside Molineux ahead of Wolves' opening Championship game against Norwich on August 10, 2014
Wolverhampton Wanderers confirm permanent signing of Helder Costa
Wolverhampton Wanderers announce that they have signed winger Helder Costa on a long-term deal from Benfica.
Jan 30, 17:32
Atletico Madrid's midfielder Saul Niguez (L) vies with Benfica's Argentine defender Lisandro Lopez (R) during the UEFA Champions League Group C football match SL Benfica vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Luz stadium in Lisbon on December 8, 2015.
Swansea City 'want Benfica centre-back Lisandro Ezequiel Lopez on loan'
Swansea City are reportedly interested in signing Benfica centre-back Lisandro Ezequiel Lopez on loan until the end of the season.
Jan 29, 21:24
A general view from inside Molineux ahead of Wolves' opening Championship game against Norwich on August 10, 2014
Paul Lambert confirms Wolves keen on permanent deal for Helder Costa
Wolverhampton Wanderers head coach Paul Lambert confirms that the club are trying to sign Helder Costa on a permanent deal from Benfica.
Jan 27, 18:58
A general view of The City Ground prior to the npower Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Bristol City at The City Ground on April 7, 2012
Wolverhampton Wanderers loanee Joao Teixeira makes switch to Nottingham Forest
Nottingham Forest agree a deal with Benfica which will see Wolverhampton Wanderers loanee Joao Texeira make the switch to the City Ground.
Jan 27, 17:23



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Benfica30226262154772
2Porto30209163144969
3Sporting Lisbon30197459283164
4Vitoria de GuimaraesGuimaraes30168647331456
5Braga30149744291551
6Maritimo3013893128347
7Rio AveRio Ave30126123536-142
8ChavesChaves3081393132-137
9Feirense30106142543-1836
10BoavistaBoavista30811112732-535
11Vitoria de SetubalSetubal3098132733-635
12Pacos de FerreiraPacos de Ferreira30711122939-1032
13BelenensesBelenenses3088142239-1732
14AroucaArouca3094172848-2031
15Estoril PraiaEstoril3087152836-831
16MoreirenseMoreirense3067172543-1825
17TondelaTondela3058172349-2623
18Nacional3048181948-2920