Sporting thrash Estoril 3-0 in Portuguese league

Sporting Lisbon thrashed Estoril 3-0 in the 15th round of the Portuguese football league, thanks to goals from Adrien Silva and Slimani at the Alvalade Stadium.

IANS| Last Updated: Jan 04, 2015, 13:23 PM IST
Sporting thrash Estoril 3-0 in Portuguese league

Lisbon: Sporting Lisbon thrashed Estoril 3-0 in the 15th round of the Portuguese football league, thanks to goals from Adrien Silva and Slimani at the Alvalade Stadium.

Sporting midfielder Silva opened the scoring in the 20th minute and scored again in the 85th through a penalty shot Saturday, reports Xinhua.

Slimani scored in the 57th from inside the area with a right-footed effort following a cross by Jefferson.

Sporting moved up to third place with 30 points while Estoril sit 11th with 18 points. 

Also Saturday, FC Porto routed 10-man Gil Vicente 5-1 with goals from Casemiro, Martins Indi, Brahimi, Oliver and Jackson Martinez.