Stadium: Old Trafford
"Manchester United" 1:2 "Zenit" GREAT JOB, "ZENIT"!! CONGRADULATION TO ALL RUSSIAN SUPPORTERS!! GREAT GAME, GREAT WIN! Maxim Malyukov worked for you today. Good luck, mates!
Not a bad counter-attack by Pogrebnyak.
Radimov prevent Ferdinand to make a good strike.
A lot of fouls now in the centre.
4 minutes added.
Ha-ha-ha! Really bad Maradona is Scholes, he scored a goal by hand.
Danny runs a half pitch, passed to Arshavin, he gives a pass back, Danny strikes near the post.
MALAFEEV!! He saved after super strike by O'Shea by head.
Nani tries to dribble, bad done for him.
What a game by Vyacheslav Malafeev!! And this time he saved!
Good news! Denisov is comming back.
Rough play by Rooney against Malafeev.
Denisov injured and I think he need substitution.
Very good playing by Timoshchuk in drefending.
Initiative is on "Man Utd", but game is cosiderly in the centre.
Super play by Malafeev! He was first on the ball.
Hard minitues for "Zenit" now, "MU" is pressing.
Brown substitutes Gary Naville.
Radimov commits a foul on Park.
Awful foul by Tevez. Argentinian strikear tackles to Timoshchuk.
GO-O-O-A-A-AL! 1-2! Vidic. Logical goal, to be hornest. After corner Tevez takes ball, passes to Vidic, Nemanja scored.
Perfect tackle by Anyukov to Park Ji Sung.
Radimov comes for Krizanac.
Good strike by Scholes, up the bar.
Tevez makes a perfect pass to O'Shea, Arshavin seved situation, kicking a ball to a corner kick.
Danny runs out on a wing, but loses ball to throw in fo "MU".
Tevez is pressing all over the field, Rooney is very slowly tonight.
"Zenit" is losing control of situation in this minutes.
Tevez strikes from the penalty area! It flies near a bar. Very dangerous.
Malafeev!! Double save by Vyachelav!!
Puygrenier is going out, Shirokov comes on.
We saw Ronaldo, he is sleeping.
Flatcher, Anderson are going to a bench, O'Shea and Park is coming on.
GO-O-O-O-O-O-O-O-OA-A-AL! 0-2!! DANNY!! Portuguize player takes ball in the centre, runs near penalty area, and make a perfect strike!! Good done!!
Good strike by Tevez from narrow angle.
Tough and roufh game is now on the pitch.
Zyryanov is caught offside.
Fantastic shot by "Zenit"'s captain Timoshchuk, Van der sar hardly hits it.
Anderson takes his yellow for argueing with referee.
Another bad foul from Nemanja Vidic. Surprisingly, there is no yellow for Vidic.
Arshavin hits and ball after defender comes to Van der Sar.
Long shot by "Manchester United". Malafeev will make an indirect free kick.
Perfect moment for "Zenit"! Arshavin drobbles in the penalty area, and passes, Ferdinand hit it back, I hope that will be a bit more dangerous, if Andrey strikes from his position.
The first substitution of the game: Arshavin comes on for Dominguez.
"Show must go on!". Second half now starts.
First half statistics:
|Shots On Target||2||3|
This is all. Half time. 15 minutes to relax, dear friends.
Schouls gets a yellow card.
GO-O-O-O-O-O-O-O-O-O-O-O-O-A-A-AL! 0-1!! POGREBNYAK!!! "Zenit" , bravo! They scored after corner kick. Denisov passed from the near post to Pogrebnyak! Pavel scores!!
Another corner for Russian club.
Ball possession is 48% - 52% to "Zenit".
How "Zenit" didn't score I don't know. Pogrebnyak, makes a good pass to Danny, new player hits it far aeay from the goal.
Slow rate we saw, players are waiting for a half time.
Awful pass by Nani.
All is OK with Pavel, he get back into the field.
Pogrebnyak need medical treatment after Ferdinand's foul.
What a game we saw!! Perferc lobbing to a Krizanac, who strikes from two metres by head, Van der sar makes a fatastic save.
Amazing counter-attack by Red Devil's! Rooney strikes in the good position, Malafeev saves!
Porgebnyak takes a pass near the goal! Ferdinand throw a ball into a corner.
Pogrebnyak runs on the left wing, passed to Danny, defendres intercepts it.
Zyryanov tries to pass Danny, not right discision.
Cristiano Ronaldo is sitting in the stand, he is not playing tonight brcause of injuiry.
Rooney commits a foul after challanging with Puygrenier.
Timoshchuk second time saved "Zenit".
"Man Utd" tries to attack with a lot of passes, using all field.
Tevez attacks from the right, Timoshchuk takes it.
Anderson commits a foul on Zyryanov.
What a strike by Dominguez!!! Ball throw near the bar after free kick!
Freek kick to "Zenit". May be good oppotunity.
Anyukov is very actie in the first half, he hits ball by head.
Pogrebnyak takes a ball in the penalty area, passes to Timoshchuk, Ukranian strikes too long.
Interesting strike by Tevez. Malafeev takes it.
Lobbing by corner intercepts by Van der sar.
Good free kick for "Zenit" ends with cross by Anyukov, Evra kicked ball to a corner.
First corner to "Manchester United". Not dangerous.
Only Nemanja Vidic knew how to play against Russian team.
Nani commits a foul on Danny.
Pogrebnyak makes a good pass to Danny, Portuguize player makes a mistake.
Some mistakes in passes hav St. Peterburg's club, "MU" is more carefull in this element.
Ten minutes have passed, one moment we saw, CL champions are now defending.
Some fouls in the centre we saw.
Russian fans a more louder than English one.
Counter-attack by "MU". Defenders makes a good job, "Zenit" now with a ball.
PogrebnyaK!! What a chanсe!! Anyukov passed to Pavel but he hits too far away.
Perfect throw to Danny by Sirl. Ex-"Dynamo" player makes not bad strike by head, Van der Sar is confident!
Both teams are now stading opponent, rate is a bit slow.
Dangerous cross from the left wing by Anyukov, Neville intersepts it.
"Manchester United" plays in the traditional red-white kit, "Zenit" now in the special blue kit only for this Super Cup.
First half has just began!
Teams are now coming on the field.
| Manchester United squad:
1 Van der Sar
| Zenit squad:
5 Kim Dong Jin
9 Fatih Tekke
Hi, dear football fans. Today will be great match for Super Cup Zenit versus Manchester United. Maxim Malyukov will work for you tonight.