Braga beats Belenenses 1-0 to go 4th in Portugal
LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Braga won 1-0 at Belenenses to move into provisional fourth place in the Portuguese league on Saturday.
Braga’s Anderlan Santos headed in the winning goal in the 30th minute of a match that saw 10 yellow cards evenly split among the teams.
Also, Penafiel beat Nacional 2-1 at home, Pacos Ferreira edged visitors Arouca 2-1, and bottom side Gil Vicente drew 0-0 with Academica.
On Sunday, Benfica visits fierce rival FC Porto seeking to hold onto the league lead and get its first win at the Stadium of the Dragon since the 2005-06 season.