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Zenit Season 2016-17: So Far So Good

In the summer of 2016 Zenit went through some changes. Previous coach Andre Villas-Boas had departed in the end of May and the 71-year old Romanian Mircea Lucescu was hired to replace him. Zenit sold star player Hulk to China … Continue reading

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Zenit Knocked Out Of EL: Zenit 2 – 2 Sevilla

Europa League Quarterfinals Second Leg April 23, 2015 Zenit 2 – 2 Sevilla Goals: Rondon 48, Hulk 72 – Bacca 6 pen, Gameiro 85 St.Petersburg, Petrovsky Stadium Att: 21000 Zenit: Lodygin – Smolnikov, Neto, Lombaerts, Criscito – Javi Garcia, Witsel, … Continue reading

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Winter Break: No News, Basically

Zenit players returned from their vacations in January; the team then has had 3 preparational training camps abroad and played a few friendlies there. These were all very typical activities for the winter break. Completely unusual though was the lack … Continue reading

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Zenit Are Winter Champions: Zenit 4 – 0 Krasnodar

Russian League, Round 17 December 6, 2014 Zenit 4 – 0 Krasnodar Goals: Garay 11, Witsel 55, Danny 62, Smolnikov 68 St.Petersburg, Petrovsky Stadium Att: 17700 Zenit: Lodygin – Smolnikov, Garay (67 Neto), Lombaerts, Anyukov – Tymoshchuk (81 Sheydaev), Fayzulin, … Continue reading

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Krasnodar 2 – 2 Zenit

Russian League, Round 10 October 18, 2014 Krasnodar 2 – 2 Zenit Goals: Sigurdsson 7, Mamaev 21 – Javi Garcia 39, Hulk 60 Krasnodar, Kuban Stadium Att: 9500 Krasnodar: Dikan – Kaleshin, Granqvist, Sigurdsson, Jedrzejczyk – Gazinskiy, Mauricio Pereyra (64 … Continue reading

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Zenit Transfers Roundup And CL Draw

Transfers The transfer window has closed on September 1 and here’s the list of Zenit transfers of this summer: Incoming: Ezequiel Garay – Argentinian central defender, comes from Benfica. Argentina international, played in the last World Cup final back in … Continue reading

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Ural 1 – 2 Zenit

Russian League, Round 3 August 13, 2014 Ural 1 – 2 Zenit Goals: Gerson Acevedo 36 – Danny 5, Rondon 73 Ekaterinburg, Tsentralniy Stadium Att: 19500 Ural: Zabolotniy – Khozin, Ottesen, Dantsev, Fontanello – Chisamba Lungu (80 Stavpets), Podberezkin (76 … Continue reading

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Zenit News: June/July 2014

The biggest transfer news so far: Zenit signed central defender Ezequiel Garay from Benfica. A logical move by the club management, since the central defenders were the weakest link at Zenit last season. The 27-year old Argentinian has just played … Continue reading

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