On Saturday, the reigning Russian Champions CSKA Moscow played a draw with St. Petersburg «Zenith». The meeting ended with the score 1:1, reports «Interfax».
In the Zenit goal was scored by Yuri Zhirkov (45 minutes). CSKA scored Roman Eremenko (24), reports TASS.
In the next round, the players of «Zenith» will accept on the home field Perm «Amkar» and CSKA on departure will play with Tomsk «Tom». Both meetings will be held on August 27.
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