F.C. Zenit Saint Petersburg

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FC Zenit Saint Petersburg
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Full name Football Club Zenit
Founded 1925
Ground Krestovsky Stadium,
Saint Petersburg
Ground Capacity 56,196
Owner Russia Gazprom
Chairman Russia Sergey Fursenko
Head Coach Russia Sergei Semak
League Russian Premier League
2017–18 5th

FC Zenit Saint Petersburg (Russian: ФК "Зенит" Санкт-Петербург) is a Russian football club from Saint Petersburg. Founded in 1925 (or in 1914 according to some Russian sources), the club plays in the Russian Premier League and currently is the richest in the country, due to the sponsorship of Gazprom.[1] Zenit are the 2007 champions of the Russian Premier League, the holders of the 2008 UEFA Cup and of the 2008 UEFA Super Cup after beating Manchester United 2-1 in Monaco. Zenit won Russian Cup in 2010. They defeated Sibir in the final with the score 1-0.

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  1. "Gazprom fuels Zenit dream". uefa.com. 2007-01-19. Retrieved 2007-08-08.