Russia: Anzhi Makhachkala hold Zenit to draw

Anzhi hold Zenit to draw

August 20, 2012
By Russia: Anzhi Makhachkala hold Zenit to draw
Reigning champions Zenit St Petersburg dropped their first points of the new Premier League season as Anzhi Makhachkala came from behind to secure a 1-1 draw.

Konstatin Zyryanov scored in the 20th minute to give Zenit the lead but Oleg Shatov restored parity in the second half when he took advantage of an assist from ex-Blackburn defender Christopher Samba. Zenit remain top of the league while Anzhi currently sit in seventh after five games.

There were three goals and three ...

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