Russian league leaders Zenit St Petersburg, who have dropped points in their last two Premiership matches, are planning to stem the tide in Sunday`s match with lowly Mordovia Saransk.
Ten-man Bayer Leverkusen went top of their Champions League group on Wednesday with a 2-0 win over Andre Villas-Boas` Zenit St Petersburg to claim a second-straight victory.
Andre-Villas Boas has warned league leaders Zenit St Petersburg to be wary of FC Krasnodar`s rapid counter-attacks ahead of their clash on Saturday.
Monaco`s Bulgarian striker Dimitar Berbatov will miss Sunday`s Ligue 1 clash at Paris Saint-Germain after suffering an ankle injury in midweek European action.
High-flying Zenit St Petersburg turn their focus back to domestic action and extending their perfect start to the season when they face struggling Rostov in the Russian Premier League on Saturday.
Goals from Hulk and Axel Witsel helped Zenit St Petersburg get their Champions League campaign off to the perfect start as they beat 10-man Benfica 2-0 away on Tuesday.
Russian Premier league leaders Zenit St Petersburg beat visitors Dynamo Moscow on Saturday in a five-goal thriller to extend their winning streak to seven matches.
Andre Villas-Boas` Russian Premier League leaders Zenit St Petersburg defend their unbeaten record against second placed Dynamo Moscow on Saturday in the biggest challege to their title credentials yet.
Andre Villas-Boas hailed Zenit St Petersburg`s perfect start to the new Russian league but warned of tough times ahead as the Champions League looms.
Russian Premier League leaders Zenit St Petersburg beat Amkar Perm to extend their winning run to five on Saturday.
Zenit St Petersburg will be confident of extending their perfect start to the Russian Premier League season when they welcome Amkar Perm to the Petrovsky Stadium on Saturday.
Zenit St Petersburg and Porto both put a foot in the Champions League group stage with 1-0 away wins in the first leg of their respective playoff ties on Wednesday.
Russian leaders CSKA Moscow and Zenit St Petersburg will strive to extend their winning streaks when the Premiership`s fourth round of matches are played at the weekend.
Manchester City`s Spanish midefielder Javi Garica has left the club to join Russian side Zenit St Petersburg on a permanent deal.
Zenit St Petersburg scored an impressive 2-1 win away at Ural Yekaterinburg on Wednesday to stay top of the Russian Premier League on goal difference.
Table-topping trio CSKA Moscow, Zenit St Petersburg and Spartak Moscow will all be bidding to extend their winning ways when the Russian Premiership`s third round of matches are played in mid-week.
Allowing CSKA Moscow to snatch the Russian Premier League title from under their noses last season has Zenit St Petersburg fired up for the new campaign which kicks off on Friday.
Argentine international defender Ezequiel Garay says he wants to win as many titles as possible with his new club Zenit St Petersburg.
Zenit Saint-Petersburg will open their Champions League campaign against AEL Limassol following the draw for the third qualifying round made in Nyon, Switzerland on Friday.
Zenit St Petersburg head coach Andre Villas-Boas, has said he was dissatisfied with his club`s runners-up finish in the league and wants a better showing next season.
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