Benfica maintain advantage
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Benfica closed in on the Liga title with a 2-1 win at Maritimo on Monday.

Rodrigo Lima put them head with a penalty after five minutes, but Igor Rossi levelled three minutes before the break.

Igor Rossi put through his own net in the 72nd minute, though, to give Benfica the win which sent them four points clear of Porto at the top of the table with three games left.