Sporting CP of the Mozambican international pole Jeremias Manjate beat Benfica in the Lisbon derby in basketball by 67-63 and maintains the unbeaten record in the championship, with eight wins in an equal number of games.
In the game played at Pavilhão João Rocha, at the break the eagles won by 11 points (22-33), but at the end of the third quarter the advantage was only six points, with the team led by Mozambican Portuguese Luís Magalhães clearly by up.
Sporting of the Mozambican basketball player, has nine consecutive wins in an equal number of games, occupies the first position with 18 points in the classification.
At the age of 21, “Jerry” began his career at the Bela Rosa Basketball Center in Maputo. Still in the country, he represented Maxaquene and Ferroviário de Maputo.
Before arriving at the greatest Portuguese sports power, the athlete represented the emblem of Belenenses.