This will be the second match of the new season for both FC Rostov and Zenit St Petersburg, and they are all at three points after wins against Tambov and Rotor Volgograd respectively.
Here's how we see it with a brief match preview and some key betting insights.
🗣 Match Context
FC Rostov beat Tambov 1-0 last time out, while Zenit St Petersburg scored two past Rotor Volgograd in their immediate win.
FC Rostov have not been in good attacking form of late.
They have just score three goals in their last six matches, while conceding four in the same number of games.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that FC Rostov have not beaten Zenit in their previous two league games, and they have not won at home in their last three matches in the league.
🧩 FC Rostov vs Zenit St Petersburg key details
- 🗓 15 August 2020
- 🏟 Rostov Arena
- ⌚️ 20:00 kickoff (EAT)
🧮 Likely starting XIs
FC Rostov: Pesyakov, Kozlov, Osipenko, Hadzikadunic, Chernov, Ionov, Popov, Antonsen Normann, Mamaev, Zainutdinov, Shomurodov
Zenit St Petersburg: Kerzhakov, Santos, Rakitskiy, Lovren, Karavaev, Malcom, Ozdoev, Barrios, Driussi, Azmoun, Dzyuba
🔑 Key betting facts
- Zenit St Petersburg have won each of their last six matches.
- FC Rostov have managed to find the back of the net in six of their last home matches.
- FC Rostov have an average of 0.67 goals in their last three matches, while Zenit St Petersburg have an average of 1.67.
- Coming into this match, Zenit St Petersburg have not been beaten in their last 10 away league matches.