Zenit St Petersburg News

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Late sub Rondon scores hat trick vs. ex-club

ESPN staff | April, 7 2014

Rubin Kazan paid the price for waiving a clause that allowed Zenit St Petersburg to field Salomon Rondon as the striker scored a hat trick after coming off the bench in a 6-2 win against his former club. Rondon, who joined Zenit on Jan. 31, was i...

Zenit bribery claim to be reported

ESPN staff | April, 3 2014

Zenit St. Petersburg will not investigate allegations of bribery made against them by former defender Erik Hagen, but the Russian Football Union plans to look into the matter. Hagen, who played for the club between 2005 and 2008, told newspape...

Ex-Zenit defender makes match-fixing allegations

ESPN staff | April, 2 2014

Former Norway international Erik Hagen has told Verdens Gang that he bribed officials during his time with Russian side Zenit St Petersburg. Hagen, who played for Zenit between 2005 and 2008, told the newspaper that domestic results in the cou...

Klopp: Lewandowski ban 'laughable' Video

ESPN staff | March, 19 2014

Robert Lewandowski picked up a yellow card in Dortmund's Champions League match on Wednesday that will rule him out of the first leg of the quarterfinals. It's a decision Dortmund manager Jurgen Klopp finds hard to believe. • Uersfeld: It w...

Villas-Boas ready for success at Zenit

ESPN staff, Michael Yokhin | March, 20 2014

Andre Villas-Boas has outlined his desire to create a legacy of success at Zenit St Petersburg, starting with winning the Russian Premier League title. • Yokhin: Spalletti's demise at Zenit • Criscito: Villas-Boas the right c...

Criscito: AVB is right choice for Zenit

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | March, 20 2014

Zenit St Petersburg defender Domenico Criscito has told Mediaset he is “very sad” to see Luciano Spalletti leave but believes Andre Villas-Boas is an ideal replacement. • Yokhin: Spalletti’s birthday demise Spalletti was ...

Zenit St Petersburg to appoint Villas-Boas

ESPN staff | March, 18 2014

Andre Villas-Boas has agreed a deal to become Zenit St Petersburg's new head coach and will be presented by the club on Thursday, the Russian Premier League side have announced. Villas-Boas, 36, will replace Luciano Spalletti -- who was sacked...

Jorge Jesus: AVB set for Zenit

Andy Brassell | March, 15 2014

Andre Villas-Boas has agreed to become the new head coach of Zenit St Petersburg, replacing the sacked Luciano Spalletti, according to Benfica boss Jorge Jesus. Reports in the Russian media on Friday suggested that the former Chelsea and Totte...

Zenit St Petersburg sack boss Spalletti

PA Sport | March, 11 2014

Zenit St Petersburg have sacked coach Luciano Spalletti a week before their Champions League last-16 second leg against Borussia Dortmund. • Shirokov loaned out Spalletti, 55, departs on the back of a disappointing 0-0 draw at home to l...

Russia skipper Shirokov joins Krasnodar on loan

ESPN staff | February, 28 2014

Russia midfielder Roman Shirokov has left Zenit St. Petersburg in favour of a loan move to FC Krasnodar. Shirokov, 32, was not in the side that lost 4-2 to Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League and has been stalling over a new contract, wi...

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