The new season of "Masterchef Portugal" premiered last Sunday, September 1, on TVI. The edition is presented by Manuel Luís Goucha and has Rui Paula, Miguel Rocha Vieira and Nuno Bergonse as jurors.
The first episode of the new edition failed to lead audiences, falling behind the special episode of SIC's "Lucky Strike" series. The premiere of "Masterchef Portugal" was accompanied by about 719,000 viewers (17% share) – at the same time, the story starring Maria João Abreu added more than one million viewers (23.4% share).
In the daily total, the premiere of the contest presented by Manuel Luís Goucha was Sunday's sixth most viewed program.
In the final accounts, the day was led by SIC, with 16.9% share. TVI registered 15.2% share, followed by RTP1 (9.6%).