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Club facts: Zenit

Published: Friday 1 July 2016, 16.00CET
Club facts: Zenit
Danko Lazović and Aleksandr Kerzhakov celebrate a Zenit goal ©Getty Images
Published: Friday 1 July 2016, 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: 4 (2016)

Ten-year European record (UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League unless otherwise indicated)
2015/16:
UEFA Champions League round of 16
2014/15:
quarter-finals (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2013/14:
UEFA Champions League round of 16
2012/13: round of 16 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2011/12: UEFA Champions League round of 16
2010/11: round of 16 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League play-offs)
2009/10: play-offs
2008/09: round of 16 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2007/08: winners
2006/07: did not compete in UEFA club competition

Records
UEFA club competition

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

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

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

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

UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League
• Biggest home win
8-0: Zenit v Encamp (see above)

• Biggest away win
0-5: Encamp v Zenit (see above)

• Heaviest home defeat
0-3: Zenit v Bologna (see above)

• Heaviest away defeat
5-0: Stuttgart v Zenit (see above)

Last updated: 01/12/16 19.28CET

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