Sergio Conceiçao, the coach of Porto had learned what had happened in Lisbon, with the back of Benfica against Santa Clara (3-4). It remained to take advantage of the bargain, the opportunity to take a three-point lead in the Championship to six days at the end.
Porto succeeded in the second period and the attacker franco-malian Moussa Marega has been in all of the shots. This last has issued his team a strike the right to a service has a subtle Corona (53rd), before obtaining a first penalty after being tripped in the box. Penalty converted by Alex Such (60th).
He got a second, with a center-touched by the hand of Dulanto. This time, it is Sergio Oliveira, who is responsible for beating Leite (70th). And Marega finished by a brace, his eighth goal in the league this season (84th), winning a face-to-face with Leite.
Porto took the advantage in the title race while there’s still six days left to play, erasing also the delay in the difference of goals (+ 38, as Benfica). Without being on a very fast pace, it has lost a little bit less points on the road than Benfica, which has won two of its last nine matches.
The two teams will have a comparable programme in the last six games. Porto will meet Braga (4th) and Sporting Portugal (3rd), Benfica Sporting Portugal and Famalicao (5th). But on Tuesday, the port may be close to a 29th title.