- Associated Press - Saturday, October 25, 2014

LISBON, Portugal (AP) - FC Porto rolled to a 5-0 win at Arouca on Saturday to reduce Benfica’s overnight lead to one point in the Portuguese league.

Striker Jackson Martinez scored twice for Porto to help take pressure off first-year coach Julen Lopetegui after his team was knocked out of the Portuguese Cup last weekend.

Juan Quintero opened for Porto in the 24th minute before fellow Colombian Martinez got his first goal two minutes later.

Casemiro took Porto’s third in the 39th before Martinez got his brace in the 60th.

Substitute Vincent Adoubakar polished off the rout three minutes from time.

Benfica visits Braga on Sunday.

Also, Pacos Ferreira won 2-1 at Boavista, and Moreirense beat visitors Gil Vicente 2-0.

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