Porto sink Sporting to stay top; Braga draw 4-4 with Olhanense
FC Porto 2 – Sporting Lisbon 0 (Liga Sagres, October 7, 2012) Jackson Martinez scored a wonder goal as Porto saw off Sporting Lisbon 2-0 and ruined Oceano`s first game in charge of the visitors. It took until six minutes from time for James Rodriguez to make the win safe from the spot.
Academica Coimbra 1 – Vitoria Guimaraes 2 (Liga Sagres, October 7, 2012) Algeria international El Arbi Soudani scored twice as Guimaraes came from behind to win 2-1 at Academica, who had gone in front through Tomas Marinho and had John Ogu sent off (90).
Estoril 1 – Rio Ave 3 (Liga Sagres, October 7, 2012) Joao Tomas scored twice as Rio Ave came away from Estoril with a 3-1 win, with Ricardo Tarantini scoring the other for Nuno Espírito Santo`s side. Diogo Amado scored for the home team who had Joao Paulo sent off.
Braga 4 – Olhanense 4 (Liga Sagres, October 7, 2012) Liban Abdi opened the scoring for the visitors with four minutes gone, with Helder Barbosa making it 1-1 five minutes later. Ivanildo Cassama`s brace then fired the Lions two goals clear, before Douglao reduced the deficit. But an own goal from Ruben Amorim saw Olhanense out to 4-2, leaving it to Antonio Eder and Douglao (90) to rescue a point.