Russian Premier League Review: Zenit edge closer to glory, Amkar Perm off the bottom

Axel Witsel scored the decisive goal to move Zenit closer to Russian Premier League glory with a 1-0 home win over lowly Arsenal Tula.

Belgium midfielder Witsel struck in the 17th minute at Stadion Petrovski on Sunday as Andre Villas-Boas' men maintained their eight-point lead over Krasnodar with just five games remaining.

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