Malcolm (left) and Artem Zabatta: Alex Maishev / RIA Novosti
“Zenith” on departure beat CSKA in the match of 23 Matchday Tinkoff Russian Premier League (RPL). About it the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
The meeting was held on Saturday, June 20, in Moscow and ended with the score 4:0 in favor of the guests. The winners scored a double Malcolm the Brazilian, who joined Zenit from FC Barcelona. Another goal was scored by Serbian Branislav Ivanovic and the Argentinian Sebastian Driussi.
Zenit extended their unbeaten run to 12 matches in a row, scored 53 points and continues to lead the championship, ahead of closest pursuer — “the locomotive” — 12 points. In the asset CSKA 36 points, the team occupies the fifth place in the standings.
In the next round, “Zenit” on June 26 at the home field will accept “wings of the Soviets”. CSKA later in the day on departure will play with “Dynamo”.
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