Zenit, with Wilmar Barrios, won in Russia and is already thinking about the Champions League

Cartagena midfielder Wilmar Barrios started and played 70 minutes in Zenit St. Petersburg’s 3-1 victory against Sochi. This duel was for date 11 of the Russian Premier League and those led by Sergei Semak are already thinking about the Champions League debut against Bruges, from Belgium.

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Barrios Terán started and his team won again in the Russian Premier League. In the duel played at the Gazprom Arena, the man raised in the La Candelaria neighborhood, in Cartagena, had a great performance. He fought, intercepted, generated game and was finally changed to think about the duel next Tuesday, because the ‘Russian lions’ want to go to the round.

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The first goal came in the 16th minute, through Vyacheslav Karavayev and served to give the hosts the advantage. Eight minutes later, Aleksandr Yerokhin made it 2-0 in favor of the locals and thus they went to the dressing room. Kirill Zaika discounted for Sochi in the 57th minute and in the epilogue of the match, Douglas dos Santos ruled the match for Zenit, 3-1.

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Zenit St. Petersburg is partial leader of the Russian Premier League with 24 points, if Spartak Moscow win their match, they will equalize it at the top of the table. Barrios and his team are already thinking about their UEFA Champions League debut against Bruges of Belgium on Tuesday 20 October.

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