Benfica marches on with 2-0 win at Olhanense
LISBON, Portugal (AP) -Benfica eased to a 2-0 win at Olhanense with a pair of second-half goals to extend its lead of the Portuguese league on Sunday.
Eduardo Salvio opened with a long-range strike in the 52nd, and fellow midfielder Nemenja Matic sealed the victory with a goal in the 64th from a pass by Enzo Perez.
Benfica increased the gap over FC Porto to seven points before the defending champions host fourth-place Braga on Monday.
Benfica remained undefeated through 25 rounds.
Also, Estoril moved into fifth place with a 4-0 win over Nacional. Gil Vicente escaped the drop zone by beating Academica 2-1, and Guimaraes beat last-place Beira Mar 2-1.