At the Stamford Bridge stadium ended the match of the first round of Group H between London “Chelsea” and St. Petersburg “Zenith”. The home team won 1: 0.
The winning goal in Thomas Tuchel’s team was scored by Romelu Lukaku, who closed the serve of Cesar Azpilicueta in the 69th minute.
As a reminder, Chelsea are the current trophy holder.
In another meeting of the group, the Swedish “Malmo” lost to the Turin “Juventus” – 0: 3.
In the second round, Sergei Semak’s charges will play with Malmo. The fight will take place on September 29 at the Gazprom Arena.
You could follow the events of the Chelsea – Zenit match in our online broadcast.