The first match of the day Wednesday in the Champions League takes place between Zenit St. Petersburg and FC Porto. The match is part of Group G and will begin at 21:45. Norwegian referee Tom Harald Hagen will be at the center.
Zenit is 2nd with four points. With a victory today would be 4 lengths away against Porto, advance difficult to lose in the last 2 stages. Spaletti’s only victory in this group of students has been on the field of Porto, Kerzhakov scored the final, in a match in which Russians have played 6 minutes with an extra man on the field. Home have played with Austria Vienna 0-0 game that has evolved with a man less on the court for a half, Witsel was sent off. In the championship lead despite draw with Amkar detached from the last stage. Axel Witsel returns after suspension, goalkeeper Malafeev is recovering from an injury and Spaletti has no problems with the players.
FC Porto will come to play here to win the sayings coach Fonseca. Is a point behind Zenit, in Vienna Austria having played home and away to Atletico Madrid. The only match on foreign land was in Vienna emotions win 1-0. In the championship like Zenit, Portuguese Belenenses drew with modest but continues to be first in the standings with 3 points from advance Sporting. Hector Herrera took two yellow cards in two minutes in the game two weeks ago and is suspended for today’s match. Mikel and Reyes were included for the first time in Champions League squad.