Liga news

Braga extend Portugal lead with Sporting win

January 30, 2010
By Soccernet staff

Braga enhanced their position at the top of the Liga Sagres with a 1-0 win over fourth-placed Sporting Lisbon on Friday night.

Paulo Cesar netted the only goal after 31 minutes as Braga moved three points clear of Benfica, albeit having played a game more.

Sporting are 15 points behind the leaders after suffering their fourth loss of the season.