Benfica didn’t find great obstacles against Modicus and beat Sandim’s team 6-2, in a first match of the 24th day of the national championship. Also in the first minute, Arthur opened the scoring, the Brazilian winger scoring yet another goal in the 19th minute. Robinho, Pedrinho (pb), Chishkala and Tomás Silva completed the half dozen goals scored by the Eagles, Óscar Santos and Bruninho reduced it for the visiting team.
Benfica now have 53 points and conditionally are four behind Sporting (they face Torreense on Wednesday). Modicus is ranked 12th, with 17 points.