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Club facts: Zenit

Published: Wednesday 1 July 2015, 16.00CET
Club facts: Zenit
Danko Lazović and Aleksandr Kerzhakov celebrate a Zenit goal ©Getty Images
Published: Wednesday 1 July 2015, 16.00CET

Club facts: Zenit

FC Zenit
Formed: 1925
Nickname: Sine-belo-golubye (Blue-White-Sky Blues)

UEFA club competition honours (runners-up in brackets)
• UEFA Cup (1): 2008
• UEFA Super Cup (1): 2008

Domestic honours (latest triumph in brackets)
League title: 5 (2015)
USSR/Russian Cup: 3 (2010)

Ten-year European record (UEFA Champions League unless otherwise indicated)
2014/15: UEFA Europa League quarter-finals (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2013/14:
round of 16
2012/13: UEFA Europa League round of 16 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2011/12: round of 16
2010/11: UEFA Europa League round of 16 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League play-offs)
2009/10: UEFA Europa League play-offs
2008/09: UEFA Cup round of 16 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2007/08: UEFA Cup winners
2006/07: did not compete in UEFA club competition
2005/06: UEFA Cup quarter-finals

Records
UEFA club competition

• Biggest home win
8-0: Zenit v FC Encamp
29/08/02, UEFA Cup qualifying round second leg

• Biggest away win
0-5: FC Encamp v Zenit
15/08/02, UEFA Cup qualifying round first leg

• Heaviest home defeat
0-3: Zenit v Bologna FC
16/09/99, UEFA Cup first round first leg

• Heaviest away defeat
5-0 twice, most recently v VfB Stuttgart
01/11/89, UEFA Cup second round second leg

UEFA Champions League (group stage to final)
• Biggest home win
3-1: Zenit v Olympique Lyonnais
20/10/15, group stage
3-1: Zenit v FC Porto
28/09/11, group stage
2-0: Zenit v Valencia CF
24/11/15, group stage

• Biggest away win
0-2: Olympique Lyonnais v Zenit
04/11/15, group stage
0-2: SL Benfica v Zenit
16/09/14, group stage
0-2: FC BATE Borisov v Zenit
05/11/08, group stage

• Heaviest home defeat
2-4: Zenit v Borussia Dortmund
25/02/14, round of 16 first leg

• Heaviest away defeat
4-1: FK Austria Wien v Zenit
11/12/13, group stage
3-0: Málaga CF v Zenit
18/09/12, group stage
3-0: Real Madrid CF v Zenit
10/12/08, group stage

Last updated: 09/03/16 20.10CET

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