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Oct 20, 2015 at 7.45pm UK at Petrovsky Stadium
ZenitZenit St Petersburg
3-1
Lyon
Dzyuba (2'), Hulk (56'), Danny (82')
FT(HT: 1-0)
Lacazette (49')

Half-Time Report: Arytom Dzyuba hands Zenit St Petersburg advantage

Artyom Dzyuba's early strike gives Zenit St Petersburg a 1-0 half-time lead over Lyon in their Champions League tie.

Artyom Dzyuba's early goal has given Zenit St Petersburg a slender 1-0 lead at half time over Lyon in their Champions League Group H game.

Zenit pounced on a third-minute mistake by Christophe Jallet to go ahead, as Dzyuba coolly finished Oleg Shatov's precise through-ball from 18 yards out.

Zenit's Russian forward Artem Dzyuba (R) celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group H football match between FC Zenit and Olympique Lyonnais at the Petrovsky stadium in St. Petersburg on October 20, 2015.© Getty Images

The visitors almost levelled midway through the half as Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa sent a powerful volley towards goal, but Mikhail Kerzhakov kept it out.

Dzyuba then scuffed a shot over the bar under pressure before Anthony Lopes tipped a strong Hulk strike wide.

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Zenit's Portuguese coach Andre Villas-Boas reacts after the UEFA Champions League group H football match between FC Zenit and KAA Gent at the Petrovsky stadium in St. Petersburg on September 29, 2015.
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