Portugal ends second division season, promotes Nacional and Farense

in News · 07-05-2020 10:05:00 · 0 Comments

Portugal’s professional football league has declared the second division season to be over with 11 rounds of matches to play and promoted local Algarve club Farense along with Nacional of Madeira.

The league said it was “forced to decide on the definitive suspension following the government’s decision that only the top-flight Primeira Liga and the Portuguese Cup could restart following the coronavirus stoppage.

The Primeira Liga is due to resume on May 30. Farense last played in the top flight 18 years ago and at one point, Farense dropped down to the amateur leagues.


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