Match statistics

ZenitDortmund

Goals scored2
 
4
Possession (%)55
 
45
Total attempts8
 
15
on target6
 
12
off target2
 
3
blocked1
 
3
against woodwork1
 
0
Corners6
 
3
Offsides1
 
3
Yellow cards2
 
1
Red Cards0
 
0
Fouls committed15
 
16
Fouls suffered16
 
15
Passes750
 
544
completed543
 
334

Standings

 

Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    An entertaining game comes to a close in Russia. Dortmund have a two goal lead going into the second leg, plus the advantage of four away goals. The return match takes place in Germany on 19 March.
  • 90+4
    Durm (Dortmund) takes the free-kick.
  • 90+3
    Hulk (Zenit) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Schmelzer (Dortmund).
  • 90+2
    Durm (Dortmund) takes the free-kick.
  • 90+2
    Durm (Dortmund) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Hulk (Zenit).
  • Substitution
    90
    Durm (in) - Grosskreutz (out) (Dortmund)
    Jürgen Klopp is strengthening his defence in the closing stages, bringing on Eriс Durm for Kevin Grosskreutz.
  • 90
    Weidenfeller (Dortmund) makes a save.
  • 90
    Witsel (Zenit) has an effort on goal.
    The Belgian midfielder shoots from outside the box, but it is straight into the arms of Roman Weidenfeller.
  • 89
    Nuri Şahin (Dortmund) takes the free-kick.
  • 88
    Shatov (Zenit) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on J. Hofmann (Dortmund).
  • 85
    Luís Neto (Zenit) takes the free-kick.
  • Substitution
    85
    J. Hofmann (in) - Reus (out) (Dortmund)
    Goalscorer Marco Reus comes off, who has had an impressive game for Dortmund this evening.
  • 85
    Grosskreutz (Dortmund) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Smolnikov (Zenit).
  • Substitution
    84
    Kerzhakov (in) - Fayzulin (out) (Zenit)
    Two substitutions for Zenit, including the attacking threat of Aleksandr Kerzhakov.
  • Substitution
    84
    Smolnikov (in) - Anyukov (out) (Zenit)
  • 82
    Aubameyang (Dortmund) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    81
    Fayzulin (Zenit) is shown a yellow card.
  • 81
    Fayzulin (Zenit) is penalised for a foul on Piszczek (Dortmund).
  • 80
    Hulk (Zenit) takes the corner.
  • 80
    Weidenfeller (Dortmund) makes a save.
    Hulk hits a low shot from outside the box, which the German goalkeeper has to tip around the post.
  • 80
    Hulk (Zenit) has an effort on goal.
  • 80
    Tymoshchuk (Zenit) takes the free-kick.
  • 80
    Nuri Şahin (Dortmund) is penalised for a foul on Witsel (Zenit).
  • 78
    Nuri Şahin (Dortmund) misses the target.
  • 78
    Lombaerts (Zenit) makes a save.
  • 78
    Aubameyang (Dortmund) has an effort on goal.
  • 77
    Hulk (Zenit) takes the corner.
  • 77
    Hulk (Zenit) takes the free-kick.
  • 76
    Papastathopoulos (Dortmund) is penalised for a foul on Rondón (Zenit).
  • 75
    Lombaerts (Zenit) takes the free-kick.
  • 75
    Kehl (Dortmund) is penalised for a foul on Fayzulin (Zenit).
  • Goal
    71
    Lewandowski (Dortmund) scores!
    Once again Dortmund have recovered their two goal lead straight away. After Anatoliy Tymoshchuk loses possession, Marco Reus takes control and lays a through ball on to Robert Lewandowski, who hits a low, angled shot past Yuri Lodygin.
  • Substitution
    70
    Aubameyang (in) - Mkhitaryan (out) (Dortmund)
    Another striker on for Dortmund, as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang replaces goalscorer Henrikh Mkhitaryan.
  • Goal
    69
    Hulk (Zenit) scores from the penalty spot.
    Emphatic spot kick from the Brazilian, who thumps the ball into the top corner.
  • Yellow Card
    69
    Piszczek (Dortmund) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 68
    Fayzulin (Zenit) was fouled in the penalty area by Piszczek (Dortmund)
    Zenit have an opportunity to reduce the deficit from the penalty spot after Łukasz Piszczek is judged to have fouled Viktor Fayzulin.
  • 67
    Lodygin (Zenit) takes the free-kick.
  • 67
    Nuri Şahin (Dortmund) is penalised for a foul on Lombaerts (Zenit).
  • 65
    Kehl (Dortmund) takes the free-kick.
  • 63
    Hulk (Zenit) is penalised for a foul on Papastathopoulos (Dortmund).
  • Goal
    61
    Lewandowski (Dortmund) scores!
    The German side have restored their two goal advantage, having only relinquished it for four minutes. Robert Lewandowski lays the ball off for Łukasz Piszczek, who cuts a low cross back to his fellow Polish international. The striker controls and slots the ball past Yuri Lodygin, who got a touch before it settled into the net.
  • 61
    Grosskreutz (Dortmund) has an effort on goal.
  • 61
    Anyukov (Zenit) makes a save.
  • Goal
    57
    Shatov (Zenit) scores!
    The home side are back in the match, after something of a goalmouth scramble. First José Rondón's clip over Roman Weidenfeller is headed away by Marcel Schmelzer, and the Venezeulan hits the post with the rebound. The ball falls to Oleg Shatov, who rifles a shot into the net.
  • 57
    Rondón (Zenit) misses the target.
  • 56
    M. Friedrich (Dortmund) has an effort on goal.
  • 56
    Lodygin (Zenit) makes a save.
  • 56
    Nuri Şahin (Dortmund) takes the free-kick.
  • 56
    Witsel (Zenit) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Nuri Şahin (Dortmund).
  • 55
    Grosskreutz (Dortmund) misses the target.
  • 54
    Papastathopoulos (Dortmund) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    54
    Anyukov (Zenit) is booked.
  • 54
    Anyukov (Zenit) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Mkhitaryan (Dortmund).
  • 51
    Hulk (Zenit) delivers the corner.
    Another cross is easily dealt with by Dortmund, this time plucked out of the air by Roman Weidenfeller.
  • 51
    Papastathopoulos (Dortmund) makes a save.
  • 51
    Hulk (Zenit) has an effort on goal.
    The Brazilian drives at Dortmund, and his tame left-footed effort goes out for a corner.
  • 48
    Anyukov (Zenit) takes the free-kick.
  • 48
    Reus (Dortmund) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 48
    Nuri Şahin (Dortmund) delivers the corner.
  • 48
    Lodygin (Zenit) makes a save.
  • 48
    Lewandowski (Dortmund) has an effort on goal.
    Last season's runners-up have picked up from where they left off in the first half. From a tight angle, the Polish striker stings the gloves of Yuri Lodygin, who tips the ball round the post for a corner.
  • 47
    Lodygin (Zenit) takes the free-kick.
  • 46
    Grosskreutz (Dortmund) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Anyukov (Zenit).
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
    Zenit restart the match for the second period. The visitors have a two goal lead, plus the advantage of away goals, so the hosts need a goal to get back into the tie.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
    An ideal start to this tie for Dortmund, and the German side lead 2-0 at the break. Zenit went two goals down after just five minutes, after good work from Marco Reus allowed Henrikh Mkhitaryan to score from close range, before Reus himself doubled their lead with a fine finish. The hosts have struggled to get into the match.
  • 45+1
    Criscito (Zenit) takes the free-kick.
  • 45+1
    Piszczek (Dortmund) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Criscito (Zenit).
  • 44
    Lodygin (Zenit) takes the free-kick.
  • 44
    Grosskreutz (Dortmund) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 41
    Reus (Dortmund) takes the free-kick.
  • 41
    Witsel (Zenit) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Reus (Dortmund).
  • 40
    Hulk (Zenit) delivers the corner.
    The Brazilian forward's cross fails to beat the first man, and Dortmund come away with the ball.
  • 38
    Lodygin (Zenit) makes a save.
  • 38
    Reus (Dortmund) delivers the free-kick on target.
    A routine save for Yuri Lodygin, who gets down well to stop a placed free-kick from Marco Reus.
  • 37
    Tymoshchuk (Zenit) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Lewandowski (Dortmund).
  • 37
    Lodygin (Zenit) makes a save.
  • 37
    Kehl (Dortmund) has an effort on goal.
  • 36
    Nuri Şahin (Dortmund) delivers the corner.
    The Turkish midfielder's corner is headed away by Nicolas Lombaerts.
  • 35
    Nuri Şahin (Dortmund) takes the free-kick.
  • 35
    Witsel (Zenit) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Mkhitaryan (Dortmund).
  • 33
    Tymoshchuk (Zenit) takes the free-kick.
  • 33
    Reus (Dortmund) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Witsel (Zenit).
  • 32
    Grosskreutz (Dortmund) takes the free-kick.
  • 32
    Hulk (Zenit) is penalised for a foul on Schmelzer (Dortmund).
  • 30
    Reus (Dortmund) misses the target.
    Almost a second goal for the German forward. The ball reaches Marco Reus just inside the Zenit box, who instinctively curls an out swinging side-footed shot towards goal which goes just wide.
  • 29
    Lewandowski (Dortmund) is flagged for offside.
  • 29
    Fayzulin (Zenit) is penalised for a foul on Lewandowski (Dortmund).
  • 28
    Hulk (Zenit) takes the corner.
    The Zenit forward does really well to win a corner after being crowded out by three Dortmund defenders, but his corner is cleared with ease by Dortmund.
  • 27
    Weidenfeller (Dortmund) makes a save.
  • 27
    Hulk (Zenit) has an effort on goal.
    The Brazilian striker tries an ambitious effort from range, which goes well wide.
  • 27
    Luís Neto (Zenit) takes the free-kick.
  • 27
    Lewandowski (Dortmund) is penalised for a foul on Tymoshchuk (Zenit).
  • 26
    Mkhitaryan (Dortmund) takes the free-kick.
  • 26
    Tymoshchuk (Zenit) is penalised for a foul on Nuri Şahin (Dortmund).
  • 25
    Nuri Şahin (Dortmund) takes the free-kick.
  • 25
    Luís Neto (Zenit) is penalised for a foul on Lewandowski (Dortmund).
  • 21
    Witsel (Zenit) takes the free-kick.
  • 21
    Lewandowski (Dortmund) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Witsel (Zenit).
  • 20
    Lombaerts (Zenit) takes the free-kick.
  • 20
    Lewandowski (Dortmund) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Criscito (Zenit).
  • 19
    Reus (Dortmund) delivers the corner.
    Another chance for Dortmund, as Robert Lewandowski beats Nicolas Lombaerts for pace, cuts the ball back, and forces a save from Yuri Lodygin with a poked shot from a tight angle. The resulting corner is easily cleared.
  • 19
    Lodygin (Zenit) makes a save.
  • 19
    Lewandowski (Dortmund) has an effort on goal.
  • 18
    Lombaerts (Zenit) makes a save.
  • 18
    Lewandowski (Dortmund) has an effort on goal.
  • 16
    Witsel (Zenit) takes the free-kick.
  • 16
    Nuri Şahin (Dortmund) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Witsel (Zenit).
  • Substitution
    15
    Tymoshchuk (in) - Arshavin (out) (Zenit)
    Andrey Arshavin is replaced by Anatoliy Tymoshchuk, a UEFA Champions League winner with Bayern. The former Russia captain looked to be clutching his hamstring early on.
  • 14
    Schmelzer (Dortmund) takes the free-kick.
  • 14
    Shatov (Zenit) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Kehl (Dortmund).
  • 13
    Luís Neto (Zenit) takes the free-kick.
  • 13
    Lewandowski (Dortmund) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Anyukov (Zenit).
  • 9
    Fayzulin (Zenit) takes the free-kick.
  • 9
    Kehl (Dortmund) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Arshavin (Zenit).
  • 7
    Papastathopoulos (Dortmund) takes the free-kick.
  • 7
    Rondón (Zenit) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 7
    Fayzulin (Zenit) misses the target.
  • 7
    Arshavin (Zenit) delivers the corner.
  • Goal
    5
    Reus (Dortmund) scores!
    It is a nightmare start for Zenit. Just over 70 seconds separated the opening two goals. Henrikh Mkhitaryan gets down the right and crosses for Kevin Grosskreutz, who lays the ball off to Marco Reus to rifle a left-footed shot past Yuri Lodygin.
  • Goal
    4
    Mkhitaryan (Dortmund) scores!
    Jürgen Klopp's side are off to a perfect start in Russia. Robert Lewandowski flicks the ball through to Marco Reus, who muscles his way through the Zenit back line. The German goes to ground, but Henrikh Mkhitaryan slots the loose ball into the back of the net.
  • 3
    Nuri Şahin (Dortmund) takes the free-kick.
  • 3
    Arshavin (Zenit) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Reus (Dortmund).
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.
    Dortmund get the game started in St Petersburg. Jürgen Klopp's side are aiming to take a crucial away goal back to Germany for the second leg.

Legend:

  • Goals
    Goals
  • Own goal
    Own goal
  • Converted penalty
    Converted penalty
  • Missed penalty
    Missed penalty
  • Red card
    Red card
  • Yellow card
    Yellow card
  • Second yellow card
    Second yellow card
  • Substitution
    Substitution
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