Torpedo Moskva stops Zenit with a 0-0 draw

MOSKVA. Torpedo Moskva and Zenit ended up goalless.

Torpedo Moskva stops Zenit with a 0-0 draw

MOSKVA. Zenit didn’t concede much to Torpedo Moskva to lock the result on a 0-0 scoreline on Saturday. Zenit was decisively superior in terms of ball possession (62%)​.

The match was played at the Futbol’naya Akademiya Spartak im. F. Cherenkova stadium in Moskva on Saturday and it started at 4:30 pm local time. The referee was Sergey Karasev with the collaboration of Aleksey Lunev and Valeri Danchenko. The 4th official was Evgeni Turbin. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 11.1 degrees Celsius or 51.96 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 90%.​

Match Statistics​

  • ! 38 Ball Possession 62
Shots
  • 4 Total 17
  • 2 On Target 5
  • 1 Off Target 8
  • 1 Shots blocked 4
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 3 Corners 5
  • 1 Off Sides 2
Fouls
  • 17 Total 6
  • 2 Yellow Cards 0
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0

Ball possession

Zenit had a superior ball possession 62% while Torpedo Moskva was struggling with a 38% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Torpedo Moskva had a more offensive attitude with 0 dangerous attacks and 4 shots of which 2 were on target. Notwithstanding, that was not enough Torpedo Moskva to win the match​.

Torpedo Moskva shot 4 times, 2 on target, 1 off target. On the other side, Zenit shot 17 times, 4 on target, 8 off target.

Cards

Torpedo Moskva received 2 yellow cards (A. Samsonov and D. Le Tallec). Talking about the opposition, Zenit didn’t receive any yellow card.

Match Timeline

A. Samsonov- Yellow
44'
M. Sultonov- sub ->D. Karaev
46'
M. Turishchev- sub ->K. Erkinov
46'
I. Lebedenko- sub ->A. Samsonov
46'
63'
Claudinho- sub ->A. Mostovoy
64'
M. Cassierra- sub ->I. Sergeev
70'
Malcom(goal)Claudinho
S. Sapic- sub ->M. Sultonov
73'
B. Reichman- sub ->A. Ryazantsev
76'
D. Le Tallec- Yellow
77'
79'
Gustavo Mantuan- sub ->Malcom
81'
Claudinho(goal)Gustavo Mantuan
87'
A. Erokhin- sub ->Wendel
88'
Z. Bakaev- sub ->D. Kuzyayev

Standings

After this match, Torpedo Moskva will have 6 points to hold in the 16th place. On the other side, Zenit will have 42 points to hold in the 1st place.

Next matches

Torpedo Moskva – Formation

Torpedo Moskva
G
E. Baburin 12.Russia
6.2
D
E. Proshkin 49.Russia
6.3
D
D. Le Tallec 21.France
7.0
77'
D
R. Netfullin 52.Russia
7.0
M
A. Samsonov 44.Russia
6.2
46' 44'
M
B. Roganović 90.Montenegro
6.4
M
A. Ryazantsev 7.Russia
6.3
76'
M
I. Enin 35.Russia
6.4
F
I. Smolnikov 28.Russia
6.1
F
K. Erkinov 22.Uzbekistan
6.4
46'
F
D. Karaev 18.Azerbaijan
6.6
46'
Substitutes
G
A. Dovbnya 56.Russia
D
S. Šapić 13.Serbia
6.4
73'
M
A. Simonyan 23.Armenia
M
B. Reykhmen 8.Russia
76'
M
M. Caimacov 27.Moldova
M
M. Ćurić 97.Croatia
M
M. Sultonov 14.Russia
6.6
46'
F
M. Turischev 19.Russia
6.5
46'
F
I. Lebedenko 10.Russia
6.6
46'
F
D. Laptev 55.Belarus
F
M. Koszta 26.Hungary

Torpedo Moskva started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).

The manager Andrey Talalaev decided to play with the following team: Egor Baburin (6.2), Ravil Netfullin (7.0), Damien Le Tallec (7.0), Egor Proshkin (6.3), Artem Samsonov (6.2), Ivan Enin (6.4), Aleksandr Ryazantsev (6.3), Bojan Roganović (6.4), Igor Smolnikov (6.1), Khozhimat Erkinov (6.4) and David Karaev (6.6).

The home team had on the bench: Stefan Šapić (6.4), Artem Simonyan, Maksim Turishchev (6.5), Bogdan Reichman, Igor Lebedenko (6.6), Denis Laptev, Mihail Caimacov, Mario Ćurić, Márk Koszta, Alexander Dovbnya and Mukhammad Sultonov (6.6).

Substitutions

Torpedo Moskva made 5 changes: D. Karaev for M. Sultonov (46′), K. Erkinov for M. Turishchev (46′), A. Samsonov for I. Lebedenko (46′), M. Sultonov for S. Sapic (73′) and A. Ryazantsev for B. Reichman (76′).

Best player: Ravil Netfullin​

The most impressive player for Torpedo Moskva was Ravil Netfullin.

His rating is (7.0) with 40 passes (85% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 8.

Zenit – Formation

Zenit
G
M. Kerzhakov 41.Russia
7.0
D
D. Lovren 6.Croatia
7.4
D
V. Karavaev 15.Russia
7.1
D
D. dos Santos 3.Brazil
7.4
D
N. Alip 28.Kazakhstan
7.1
M
W. Barrios Terán 5.Colombia
7.6
M
D. Kuzyaev 14.Russia
7.5
88'
M
M. Valle da 8.Brazil
7.1
87'
F
A. Mostovoy 17.Russia
6.9
63'
F
M. Silva de 10.Brazil
7.6
79' Goals70'
F
I. Sergeev 33.Russia
6.2
64'
Substitutes
G
G. Korolev 95.Russia
G
I. Quaresma 1.Brazil
D
D. Chistyakov 2.Russia
D
A. Adamov 23.Russia
D
D. Krugovoi 4.Russia
M
A. Sutormin 19.Russia
M
G. Mantuan 31.Brazil
79'
M
C. Rodrigues 11.Brazil
9.1
63' Goals81'
M
Z. Bakaev 7.Russia
88'
M
A. Erokhin 21.Russia
87'
F
Z. Cassierra 30.Colombia
6.4
64'

Zenit started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

Sergei Semak played with: Mikhail Kerzhakov (7.0), Vyacheslav Karavaev (7.1), Dejan Lovren (7.4), Nuraly Alip (7.1), Douglas Santos (7.4), Daler Kuzyaev (7.5), Wílmar Barrios (7.6), Wendel (7.1), Malcom (7.6), Ivan Sergeev (6.2) and Andrey Mostovoy (6.9).

The following players were sitting on the bench: Aleksey Sutormin, Gustavo Mantuan, Dmitri Chistyakov, Arsen Adamov, Georgiy Korolev, Claudinho (9.1), Mateo Cassierra (6.4), Zelimkhan Bakaev, Ivan, Aleksandr Erokhin and Danil Krugovoy.

Substitutions

Zenit made 5 changes: A. Mostovoy for Claudinho (63′), I. Sergeev for M. Cassierra (64′), Malcom for Gustavo Mantuan (79′), Wendel for A. Erokhin (87′) and D. Kuzyayev for Z. Bakaev (88′).

Best player: Claudinho​

The player that probably impressed the most for Zenit was Claudinho.

His rating is (9.1) with 1 goal, 17 passes (100% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 3 duels out of 5.

His performance was remarkable also because he started the match from the bench before entering the filed in the 63′.

Results of the day

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