Zenit All five away teams in the UEFA Champions League play-off first legs will be confident of progressing after favourable results on Wednesday.
Atlético Madrid Atletico Madrid picked up their first win in 10 UEFA Champions League matches after beating Zenit St Petersburg 3-1 at Vicente Calderon.
Domenico Criscito Zenit Saint Petersburg left-back Domenico Criscito revealed his agent has held talks with Milan over a potential transfer.
Dick Advocaat Dick Advocaat has been confirmed as Serbia's new national team coach on a two-year contract.
Andre Villas-Boas Andre Villas-Boas admits being away from his family ensures life as Zenit coach is not easy, even if he is impressing.
Giuliano De Paula Maccabi Tel Aviv were left shocked by Zenit's memorable comeback victory in Europa League Group D.
CSKA Moskva CSKA Moscow and Rubin Kazan grabbed the headlines in the Russian Premier League with emphatic victories.
Lokomotiv Moskva Lokomotiv Moscow closed the gap on league leaders Zenit St Petersburg on Sunday with a 1-0 victory over Dinamo Moscow.
Roberto Mancini Marcello Lippi has given his backing to Zenit coach Roberto Mancini to take over as the new Italy national team boss.
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