Thursday marks the fourth game of the final of the championship.
Benfica is closer to securing the title of national volleyball champion after having defeated Sporting in the third game between them (2-1) on Saturday.
The incarnations won the first set (25-20), followed by an energetic reaction from the lions in the following two sets (25-22 and 25-23).
Benfica went after the loss and won the fourth set (25-15). In the fifth and final set, the Eagles once again got the better of the lions (15-10), thus managing to win the victory.
It is recalled that the fourth game of the final is scheduled for next Thursday, at the João Rocha Pavilion. In case of victory of Benfica, the Eagles celebrate the title. If, on the other hand, Sporting wins, the title will be decided in a fifth match, which will be played next Saturday at the Pavilhão da Luz.