Nacional clinch first win
Nacional secured their first win of the Liga Sagres season, defeating Pacos Ferreira 1-0 in a game that saw both sides finish a man short.
Angolan forward Mateus found the early breakthrough, scoring what proved to be the match-winner after 19 minutes.
Nacional had taken just one point from four matches prior to today's fixture, and were reduced to ten men when defender Felipe Lopes was dismissed after 77 minutes.
It was not a costly dismissal though as Pacos Ferreira also went down to ten men in the closing stages, with Manuel Jose sent off with three minutes remaining.