Benfica won the Portuguese Supercup after prevailing against Sporting Lisbon 3-0 (25-22, 27-25, 36-34).
Benfica: Hugo Gaspar (17), Peter Wohlfahrtstätter (11), Frederic Winters (10), Marc-Anthony Honore (8), Andre Lopes (5), Tiago Violas, Ivo Casas - libero, Theo Lopes (9), Flavio Soares (1), Nuno Pinheiro, Rafael Oliveira.
Sporting: Nikolay Nikolov (13), Lionel Marshall (9), Todor Aleksiev (5), Wallace Martins (4), Helio Sanches (5), Guillermo Hernan, Hugo Ribeiro - libero, Miguel Maia (1), Roberto Reis (7), Andre Brown (5), Angel Dennis (12).
Sporting created a strong team over the summer with the ambition to stop Benfica. Now they lost the first title of the season. Although Sporting's selection is rather experienced and not quite fresh, the championship battle between the two Lisbon-based clubs promises to be interesting.