Sporting Lisbon closed the gap on the Liga's top two to three points with a 2-0 victory at Feirense.
The visitor was helped on its way by the dismissal of Henrique 10 minutes into the second half, with
The home side went in front after just eight minutes through Mahamadou N'Diaye, but
The dismissal of
Nacional was also a 2-1 winner over Beira Mar, despite playing for over half of the match with 10 men after the 38th-minute dismissal of
All of the goals had been scored by then, with
The visitor also finished the match a man down, with
First-half goals from
Sporting has hired coach Leonardo Jardim on a two-year contract after the worst season in its history.