Category Archives: Russian League

Zenit 2016-2017 Midseason Review

Russian League In the league, 17 rounds out of 30 have been played in Russia before the winter break. Zenit with 10 wins, 5 draws, and 2 defeats is currently second in the standings, trailing Spartak Moscow by 5 points: … Continue reading

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Zenit Spring 2016 Roundup

Champions League February 16 – March 9, 2016: In the Champions League, Zenit was eliminated in the last 16 after losing to Benfica 1-3 on aggregate. Zenit didn’t look as bad as the final scoreline suggests. In the first leg … Continue reading

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(Old) Zenit News, February 2016

I haven’t updated the blog in a while, so here’s the main points of the last 5 months: Zenit qualified for the Champions League playoffs with an impressive result of 5 wins in 6 group matches. The only defeat came … Continue reading

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CSKA 2 – 2 Zenit

Russian League, Round 8 September 12, 2015 CSKA 2 – 2 Zenit Goals: Lombaerts 9 og, Doumbia 22 – Hulk 39 pen, Smolnikov 88 Missed Penalty: Dzagoev 71 (saved) Khimki, Arena Khimki Att: 15000 CSKA: Akinfeev – Fernandes, V.Berezutskiy, Ignashevich, … Continue reading

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Another Shock Defeat: Zenit 1 – 3 Krylya Sovetov

Russian League, Round 7 August 29, 2015 Zenit 1 – 3 Krylya Sovetov Goals: Taranov 49 og – Gabulov 17, Kornilenko 52, 56 Missed Penalty: Hulk 61 (saved) St.Petersburg, Petrovsky Stadium Att: 18000 Zenit: Lodygin – Smolnikov (75 Anyukov), Neto, … Continue reading

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Rubin 1 – 3 Zenit

Russian League, Round 6 August 24, 2015 Rubin 1 – 3 Zenit Goals: Bilyaletdinov 72 – Shatov 16, 84, Hulk 78 Kazan, Central Stadium Att: 11000 Rubin: Ryzhikov – Oleg Kuzmin, Kvirkvelia, Lemos (56 Dyadyun), Cotugno (56 Carlos Eduardo), Kambolov, … Continue reading

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Zenit 0 – 2 Krasnodar

Russian League, Round 5 August 15, 2015 Zenit 0 – 2 Krasnodar Goals: Sigurdsson 27, Laborde 50 St.Petersburg, Petrovsky Stadium Att: 18600 Zenit: Lodygin – Smolnikov (81 Criscito), Neto, Garay, Anyukov – Javi Garcia, Witsel, Danny (c) (81 Dolgov) – … Continue reading

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Ufa 0 – 1 Zenit

Russian League, Round 4 August 9, 2015 Ufa 0 – 1 Zenit Goal: Danny 86 Ufa, Neftyanik Stadium Att: 14200 Ufa: Yurchenko – Katsalapov (68 Safronidi), Osipov, Tumasyan, Sukhov – Paurevic, Zaseev, Marcinho (73 Zinchenko), Stotskiy, Igboun, Handzic (56 Frimpong) … Continue reading

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Zenit 3 – 0 Terek

Russian League, Round 3 August 1, 2015 Zenit 3 – 0 Terek Goals: Smolnikov 7, Shatov 11, Danny 90 St.Petersburg, Petrovsky Stadium Att: 17800 Zenit: Lodygin – Smolnikov, Neto, Garay, Criscito (c) – Javi Garcia, Yusupov (61 Fayzulin), Witsel (74 … Continue reading

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Ural 1 – 4 Zenit

Russian League, Round 2 July 26, 2015 Ural 1 – 4 Zenit Goals: Erokhin 67 – Dzyuba 22, Hulk 50 pen, 70, Danny 90+1 Ekaterinburg, SKB Bank Arena Att: 9900 Ural: Zhevnov – Khozin, Martynovich, Fontanello, Kulakov – Sapeta, Erokhin, … Continue reading

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