Tag Archives: Spartak

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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Spartak 1 – 1 Zenit

Russian League, Round 26 May 2, 2015 Spartak 1 – 1 Zenit Goals: Romulo 48 – Hulk 90 Moscow, Otkrytie Arena Att: 38700 Spartak: Rebrov – Parshivlyuk, Tasci, Makeev, D.Kombarov – Quincy Promes (89 Joao Carlos), Kaellstroem, Romulo, Glushakov (87 … Continue reading

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Money’s Not Everything (Zenit Management Is Actually Doing The Job)

When people are talking about Zenit, often times the first thing they mention is big money. The reason is obvious: the club is currnetly sponsored by Gazprom, a natural gas monopoly which provides it with seemingly unlimited amounts of cash. … Continue reading

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End Of The Winning Streak: Zenit 0 – 0 Spartak

Russian League, Round 9 September 27, 2014 Zenit 0 – 0 Spartak St.Petersburg, Petrovsky Stadium Att: 15200 Zenit: Lodygin – Smolnikov, Garay, Lombaerts, Criscito – Javi Garcia, Fayzulin (79 Mogilevets), Danny (c) (74 Witsel) – Hulk, Rondon, Shatov (87 Arshavin) … Continue reading

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Comedy Of Errors: Spartak 4 – 2 Zenit

Russian League, Round 16 November 10, 2013 Spartak 4 – 2 Zenit Goals: Movsisyan 32, 44, 48, Glushakov 83 – Kerzhakov 6, Hulk 64 Missed Penalty: Hulk 19 (saved) Moscow, Lokomotiv Stadium Att: match played behind closed doors Spartak: Rebrov … Continue reading

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Another Euphoric Win Over Spartak

Russian League, Round 11 September 28, 2013 Zenit 4 – 2 Spartak Goals: Kerzhakov 20, Hulk 69, Shatov 82, Danny 85 – Kaellstroem 29, Movsisyan 71 St.Petersburg, Petrovsky Stadium Att: 21500 Zenit: Lodygin – Smolnikov, Hubocan, Lombaerts (c), Ansaldi – … Continue reading

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Sweet Victory: Spartak 2 – 4 Zenit

Russian League, Round 18 November 30, 2012 Spartak 2 – 4 Zenit Goals: Dzyuba 27, Emenike 81 – Hulk 21, Witsel 42, 71, Shirokov 78 Moscow, Luzhniki stadium Att: 13500 Spartak: Dikan – K. Kombarov, Pareja (69 sent off), Suchy, … Continue reading

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Epic Win: Zenit 5 – 0 Spartak

Russian League, Round 4 August 11, 2012 Zenit 5 – 0 Spartak Goals: Kanunnikov 16, Bystrov 52, Shirokov 62, Fayzulin 67, 88 Missed penalty: Bilyaletdinov 61 St.Petersburg, Petrovsky Stadium Att: 21500 Zenit: Malafeev – Anyukov, Hubocan, Criscito, Lukovic (58 Bruno … Continue reading

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Unexpected Home Loss Spoils Zenit Champions Party

Russian League, Round 43 May 6, 2012 Zenit 2 – 3 Spartak Goals: Kerzhakov 23, Semak 82 pen – Bilyaletdinov 70, Emenike 84, Carioca 89 St.Petersburg, Petrovsky stadium Att: 21500 Zenit: Malafeev – Anyukov, Hubocan, Lombaerts, Criscito – Denisov, Zyryanov … Continue reading

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