Farense, leaders of the II Liga, suffered their second consecutive defeat in the competition today, again by expressive numbers (3-0 in Penafiel after 0-3 against Benfica B), confirming their worst moment to form the 16th. journey.
After a balanced first half without major occasions – Irobiso provided Luís Ribeiro with a good save after four minutes, in the only moment of danger for the Algarve – the locals were superior in the second half.
Ronaldo Tavares assisted Ruster (58) and Gleison (74) for the first two goals and confirmed the goal at 82 minutes.
Farense, who saw coach Sérgio Vieira being kicked out of the rebates, keep the lead at 33 points. Nacional, 2nd with one point less, play this Sunday.