Austria Vienna – Zenit Petersburg: 4th JULY 2017
Austria Austria ended last season on the second position of the Tipico Bundesliga, with 63 points accumulated in 36 championship games.
Nigerian O. Kayode was the key man of Austria Vienna last season, managing to score 17 times in 36 stages.
The Austrians have played 3 friendly games this summer. They drew with Rubin Kazan (score 1-1), defeated Arsenal Tula (score 3-1) and had fun with the fans at SC Tamsweg, which they defeated with the score of 10-0 .
On the other hand, Zenit Petersburg ranked third in the rankings of the first Russian leagues, with 61 points in 30 rounds.
Russian A. Dzyuba was the team’s top scorer last season, managing to score 13 times in 36 championship games.
The former band of Mircea Lucescu played two friendly games this summer. The Russians lost 1-2 against CSKA Sofia and 0-1 in front of Ludogorets.
The two teams met the last time in the UEFA Champions League in 2013. Then Austria Vienna managed to get 4 points from the two meetings.