A Zenit St. Petersburg fan who punched Dynamo Moscow captain Vladimir Granat during a Russian Premier League game on Sunday has been arrested after handing himself in to police.
A late own goal from the defender Toby Alderweireld ended Atletico Madrid`s run of four consecutive wins in Group G of the UEFA Champions` League as the Spanish side drew 1-1 with Zenit St. Petersburg
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.
Real Sociedad`s fourth-place finish in the Spanish La Liga means Zenit St. Petersburg will be seeded in the playoff round of next season`s Champions League.
Zenit St. Petersburg midfielder Roman Shirokov has apologised for making an obscene gesture at his team’s fans during a game.
Luis Suarez scored twice as Liverpool beat Zenit St Petersburg 3-1 but crashed out of the Europa League on away goals.
A tepid performance from the Reds was punished by second half-strikes from the Brazilian and midfielder Sergey Semak, while Luis Suarez will rue a series of spurned opportunities.
A huge piece of racist graffiti that appeared bearing the name of Zenit St. Petersburg has damaged the Russian club`s image.
APOEL is unbeaten in four matches and leads Group G with eight points, one ahead of Zenit.
Ten-man Zenit St Petersburg beat Spartak Moscow 2-1 on the final day of the Russian Premier League season on Sunday to clinch third place and a spot in next season`s Champions League qualifiers.
Day in Pics: 26th November
Showbiz World - November 26, 2014