Sputnik Александр Гальперин
Zenit beat its guest Akhmat by 4-0 in the match that brought them together on Saturday, in the 22nd round of the Russian Football League.
Vyacheslav Karafayev and Iranian Seradar Azmun scored a penalty, and Artium Dziuba and Andrei Mostovoy took turns in the 51, 65, 74 and 80 minutes, respectively.
With this victory, Zenit raised its score at the top to 45 points, and widened the difference to 5 points from the closest chaser Ceska Moscow, who suffered a surprise loss earlier today in front of Arsenal Tula 1-2.
On the other hand, Akhmat scored 26 points in the 11th place in the Russian Premier League table.