Zenit keeps perfect record in Russian league

Published on NewsOK Modified: September 13, 2014 at 11:58 am •  Published: September 13, 2014

MOSCOW (AP) — Zenit St. Petersburg opened up a six-point lead at the top of the Russian Premier League on Saturday as Igor Smolnikov's 89th-minute winner brought a 3-2 win over title challenger Dynamo Moscow.

Zenit and manager Andre Villas-Boas have won all seven of their league games so far this season.

Dynamo drops one place to third, behind defending champion CSKA Moscow.