"Zenith" at home won a victory over Tula "Arsenal" in the match of the seventh round of the Russian Premier League (RPL), reports TASS.
The meeting ended with a score of 3: 1. Andrey Mostovoy, Artem Dziuba and Alexander Erokhin scored goals for Zenit. Yuri Kovalev scored against the opponents.
This victory allowed the St. Petersburg club to again take the lead in the RPL standings. The team scored 16 points. Arsenal, having five points, are on the 14th line of the table.
On September 19, Zenit will play away with Ural Yekaterinburg, and Arsenal will host Sochi the next day.
Let us remind you that last weekend the Sochi footballers defeated Akhmat Grozny and rose to the first place in the RPL standings. Now they have dropped to second place.