Benfica beats Braga, edge closer to league title

Benfica beat Braga 1-0 in the 25th round of the Portuguese league, opening a seven-point lead at the top of the standings.

Europa League: Napoli, Leverkusen lose; Ajax wins first leg

Napoli was humbled by Plzen, while Lazio rescued spoils at Monchengladbach. Elsewhere in Europe`s secondary tournament, there were vital wins for Levante, Ajax and Benfica, while the manner of Basel`s victory over Dnipro was also a highlight.

Benefica may soon play with Goa soccer team

Benefica, one of the top football clubs in Portugal, could soon challenge footballers in Goa to a match, according to organisers of an Indo-Portuguese cultural exchange.