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Zenit Spring 2017 Review

I didn’t post here in quite a while. Due to a lack of time I didn’t watch much football lately. Normally I would watch each and every Zenit match but this spring I only occasionally watched them play. Anyway, this … Continue reading

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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 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 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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