2001 Supertaça Cândido de Oliveira
The 2001 Supertaça Cândido de Oliveira was the 23rd edition of the Supertaça Cândido de Oliveira, the annual Portuguese football season-opening match contested by the winners of the previous season's top league and cup competitions (or cup runner-up in case the league- and cup-winning club is the same). The match took place on the 4 August 2001 at the Estádio do Rio Ave FC in Vila do Conde, and was contested between 2000–01 Primeira Liga winners Boavista, and 2000–01 Taça de Portugal winners Porto.
|Event||Supertaça Cândido de Oliveira|
(Portuguese Super Cup)
|Date||4 August 2001|
|Venue||Estádio do Rio Ave FC, Vila do Conde|
|Man of the Match||Fredrik Söderström (Porto)|
|Referee||Martins dos Santos (Porto)|
In Portugal, the final was televised live on RTP. Porto would defeat Boavista 1–0. A 22nd minute headed goal from central defender Jorge Andrade was sufficient for the Dragões to defeat Os Axadrezados and claim the Supertaça Cândido de Oliveira for a 12th time in their history.
|Boavista||0 – 1||Porto|
|2001 Supertaça Cândido de Oliveira Winners|
- "FC Porto frente ao Boavista: Trabalho, muito trabalho" [FC Porto against Boavista: Work, a lot of work]. Record. 5 August 2001. Retrieved 25 October 2013.
- "Boavista frente a FC Porto: Pulmão do campeão sem cérebro" [Boavista against FC Porto: A champion's lung without a brain]. Record. 4 August 2001. Retrieved 14 January 2014.
- "Liga Portuguesa 2000/01" [Portuguese League 2000/01] (in Portuguese). ZeroZero. Retrieved 25 October 2013.
- "FC Porto 2-0 Marítimo" (in Portuguese). ZeroZero. Retrieved 25 October 2013.
- "Supertaça Boavista-FC Porto a 4 de Agosto na RTP1" [Supercup Boavista-FC Porto on the 4 of August of RTP1]. Record. 22 July 2001. Retrieved 25 October 2013.
- "Supertaça Cândido de Oliveira - Final" [Supercup Cândido de Oliveira - Final]. ForaDeJogo. Retrieved 25 October 2013.
- "Boavista-FC Porto, 0-1: O caçador caçado" [Boavista-FC Porto, 0-1: The hunter hunted]. Record. 5 August 2001. Retrieved 25 October 2013.
- "Maioria absoluta portista na primeira derrota boavisteira" [Absolute majority portista in the first loss boavisteira]. Record. 5 August 2001. Retrieved 25 October 2013.