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On 25 August , Zenit lost its first game under Spalletti to French side Auxerre and failed to advance to the Champions League group stage , instead participating in the Europa League.
On 3 October, Zenit beat Spartak Nalchik to set another Russian Premier League record for most consecutive games going undefeated, with 21 games since the start of the league season.
On 27 October, however, Zenit suffered its first defeat of the season at the hands of rival club Spartak Moscow , just seven games short of finishing the championship undefeated.
Zenit progressed through the knockout stage of the —11 Europa League in first place, then beating Swiss side Young Boys in the Round of On 17 March, however, Zenit were knocked out of the Europa League, losing to Dutch team Twente 2—3 on aggregate in the quarter-finals.
In the Round of 16, Zenit were drawn with Portuguese side Benfica , winning the first leg 3—2 at home through two goals from Roman Shirokov and one from Sergei Semak.
In the second leg in Lisbon , however, Zenit lost 2—0 and were thus eliminated from the competition. After a series of disappointing results in both the Champions League and the Premier League, Spalletti was fired on 11 March Later in the calendar year, Villas-Boas said that he would be leaving the club after the —16 season.
In the —16 Champions League , Zenit began the competition in the group stage. They ended the group stage with their best group stage finish ever, winning five out of six matches and emerging as group winners.
They were, however, eliminated from the competition in the Round of 16 by Portuguese side Benfica. On 24 May Villas-Boas left the club at the end of the season, with Mircea Lucescu appointed the new manager of Zenit.
On 8 December , the team finished the group stage in first place and qualified for the spring knockout phase of Europa League. In the round of 32, Zenit faced R.
Anderlecht and was eliminated on aggregate due to the away goals rule. Zenit was also eliminated in the round of 16 by FC Anzhi Makhachkala on aggregate after an abysmal performance.
The first and last season of Mircea Lucescu was a complete disappointment despite the expectations. On 1 June Zenit appointed Roberto Mancini as the new manager of the team.
In May , Mancini left to become the head coach of the Italy national football team. Sergey Semak became the new manager of Zenit, receiving a two-year contract.
During the 2nd leg back on home ground, Zenit made a comeback winning , scoring 3 goals in the second half and 4 goals in the second half of the extra time, with 2 goals scored in the th minute.
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Zenit-2 reentered professional football in the —14 season in the Russian Professional Football League. Had international caps for their respective countries.
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In the following season , he scored the winning goal from the penalty spot in a two-legged playoff to decide the championship.
He soon apologised, but was the subject of criticism from several media outlets and numerous death threats from angry Anderlecht and Poland fans.
In the Russian Super Cup on 12 July , Witsel converted his penalty shot in a 4—2 penalty shoot-out victory over FC Lokomotiv Moscow after the match had finished 1—1.
On 6 August , Witsel signed for Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund and agreed a four-year contract which lasts until 30 June Prior to making his international debut for the senior side, he played for the under side in earning nine caps as well as helping his side reach the semi-finals of the UEFA European Under Football Championship.
On 26 March , Witsel made his international debut during a friendly game against Morocco. The match resulted in a 1—4 loss, but Witsel scored his first goal for Belgium.
In June , Witsel married his longtime girlfriend, the Romanian-Hungarian, Rafaella Szabo, with whom he has two children.
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