Zenit

  • UEFA charges Zenit for fans burning German banner 20-03-2014 11:45 PM

    Nyon: Zenit St. Petersburg face further UEFA action after fans burned a German banner at a Champions League match against Borussia Dortmund. UEFA says the charges relate to "setting off of fireworks and improper conduct of supporters." UEFA's disciplinary panel will judge the latest case involving Zenit on May 14....
  • Dortmund advance to Champions League quarters despite 2-1 loss 20-03-2014 08:23 AM

    Borussia Dortmund reached the Champions League quarter-finals for the second successive season on Wednesday, surviving a 2-1 second-leg defeat by a spirited Zenit St Petersburg to go through 5-4 on aggregate. Dortmund, last year's runners-up who won 4-2 in Russia in the first leg, were far from their best and...
  • Lewandowski scores twice as Dortmund win 4-2 at Zenit in Champions League 26-02-2014 01:36 AM

    Russia: Robert Lewandowski scored twice as Borussia Dortmund took a big step toward the Champions League quarter-finals with a 4-2 victory at Zenit St. Petersburg on Tuesday. Losing finalists last year, Dortmund made a blistering start with Henrikh Mkhitaryan scoring in the fourth minute and Marco Reus doubling the visitors'...
  • Champions League: Problems for Zenit and pies for Dortmund in last 16 25-02-2014 10:55 AM

    Borussia Dortmund fans will be offered tea and pies at Zenit St Petersburg on Tuesday but there will be no such generosity on the pitch with the Russians intent on reaching their first Champions League quarter-final. Zenit would appear to be rank outsiders against last season's runners-up after scraping through...
  • Atletico Madrid on the brink of Round of 16 in Champions League 05-11-2013 08:53 PM

    Madrid: Atletico Madrid's high-flying start to the season will be rewarded with a spot in the next stage of the Champions League if the team beats Austria Vienna on Wednesday. Atletico is challenging Barcelona and Real Madrid in the Spanish league, and a victory at home against Austria Vienna will...
  • Real Sociedad, Zenit win, Milan held in Champions League playoff 21-08-2013 08:31 AM

    London: Real Sociedad scored two brilliant goals to win 2-0 against a stunned Olympique Lyonnais side who finished with 10 men while AC Milan held PSV Eindhoven to a 1-1 draw in Champions League playoff first legs on Tuesday. Zenit St Petersburg midfielder Roman Shirokov netted a hat-trick as the...
  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours on Wednesday 03-07-2013 08:03 PM

    IBNLive Sports gives you Wednesday's round-up of all the latest transfer news and gossip from the leading clubs and top players around the world. Kolo Toure officially joins Liverpool from Manchester City Ivory Coast defender Kolo Toure has officially joined Liverpool from Manchester City on a free transfer on Tuesday,...
  • Anatoly Tymoshchuk passes medical for Zenit St. Petersburg 03-07-2013 03:12 PM

    St. Petersburg, Russia: Veteran Ukrainian midfielder Anatoly Tymoshchuk passed the medical examination Wednesday for his new club Zenit St. Petersburg. The 34-year-old, who played 100 games for Zenit before being transferred to Bayern Munich, returned to St. Petersburg as a free agent on Monday, where he is expected to end...
  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours on Thursday 27-06-2013 06:55 PM

    IBNLive Sports gives you Thursday's round-up of all the latest transfer news and gossip from the leading clubs and top players around the world. Zinedine Zidane named assistant manager at Real Zinedine Zidane is the new Real Madrid assistant manager after the arrival of Carlo Ancelotti at Los Blancos. L'Equipe...
  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours 15-06-2013 05:26 PM

    IBNLive Sports gives you Saturday's round-up of all the latest transfer news and gossip from the leading clubs and top players around the world. Juan Mata rubbishes reports of Chelsea exit Chelsea's player of the year Juan Mata has brushed aside reports that the new Blues' boss Jose Mourinho has...
  • Zenit hold Malaga to 2-2 in Champions League 22-11-2012 12:49 AM

    St. Petersburg: Danny and Viktor Fayzulin scored in the second half as Zenit St. Petersburg came from behind to draw with Malaga 2-2 in the Champions League on Wednesday. Malaga qualified for the last 16 in their first Champions League campaign two weeks ago, while Zenit's hopes in Group C...
  • Zenit beat Anderlecht 1-0 in Champions League 25-10-2012 12:03 AM

    St. Petersburg: Alexander Kerzhakov scored a second-half penalty as Zenit St. Petersburg recorded its first win in the Champions League this season by beating Anderlecht 1-0 on Wednesday. The home side was awarded a penalty when Marcin Wasilewski brought down Alexander Anyukov in the box. Kerzhakov beat Silvio Proto into...
  • Zenit lift UEFA Cup after 2-0 win over Rangers 15-05-2008 09:53 AM

    Dominica: Offspinner Shane Shillingford took 4 for 77 on his home turf on Monday as West Indies restricted Australia to 212 for 7 on a gripping opening day of the third and final Test. The Dominican, in only his seventh Test, claimed the heart of Australia's top order to give...