“Zenith” issued the championship for three rounds before the end of the championship. Spartak will host the St. Petersburg team on May 15, but is not going to organize a championship corridor
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The head of the press service of “Spartak” Dmitry Zelenov in a conversation with “Sport-Express” declaredthat the Moscow team is not going to organize a championship corridor for Zenit during the face-to-face meeting of the teams, which will take place on May 15.
Commenting on the championship won by Zenit in the game with Lokomotiv, Zelenov said: “Well, they have become and become, good.” “We have other tasks for now,” he said.
Zenit ahead of schedule became the champion of Russia for the fourth time in a row
The head of the press service of Spartak stressed that the Red-Whites do not plan to organize a championship corridor for the St. Petersburg team. “No,” he said, answering the related question.
At the same time, Zelenov said that Spartak would congratulate Zenit on the championship. “Congratulations, of course, in a personal conversation,” he said.
The day before, on April 30, Zenit players beat Lokomotiv Moscow 3:1 in the home match of the 27th round of the Tinkoff of the Russian Premier League (RPL) and became champions ahead of schedule. The Petersburg club won the Russian championship for the fourth time in a row and the eighth time in history.