Former Dundee United midfielder Ryan Gauld scored the first hat-trick of his career in the 3-1 win against Ac Viseu; two of the goals coming from the penalty-spot. At the top-of-the table Farense are now level with Nacional (Madeira), on forty-seven points. SC Olhanense new manager Felipe Moreira saw his new charges take all three points at Lusitano do Évora with a 3-1 victory; goals coming via Hassan (27’),

João Vasco (33') and skipper Leleco (76’). Olhanense remain in second place in the Campeonato Portugal Division ‘D’ two points behind Real SC (Lisbon). Louletano beat local rivals Armacenenses 3-2 and stay in fourth place. The top two teams qualify for the play-offs to decide promotion to the Segunda Liga.

On Sunday SC Olhanense entertain Olimpico do Montijo at the José Arcanjo Stadium, Olhão (behind McDonalds on the EN125) with an earlier than usual kick-off at 2.00pm as the game is being shown live on Canal 11 TV.