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The score in this match was opened on the third minute. Igor Gorbatenko after a pass from Artem Dzuba moved from the midfield to the penalty area and, not entering in it, struck into the far corner. The ball arc into the net, and Yuri Lodygin was unable to help his team.

In the 23rd minute, the goalscorer received a warning, and after a few minutes could get a second card for a foul against Domenico criscito. Referee Vladimir Moskalev at this point warned Gorbatenko only orally.

Almost immediately after this episode, Zenit equalized. Leandro Paredes with a corner curled the ball into the goal, Dzyuba, who was standing at the near post, conceded the ball to the goalkeeper and he didn’t react to the movement of the striker and missed the goal .