The Iranian striker of “Zenit”, who has Turkmen roots, Serdar Azmun was recognized as the best player of the away match of the 26th round of his team against Krasnodar. This game, held at the Krasnodar stadium, ended with a score of 4: 2.
Serdar Azmun spent 65 minutes on the field with “Zenit” St Petersburg and scored a double. Artem Dzyuba and Alexey Sutormin scored one goal each. Daniil Utkin scored twice for Krasnodar.
Note that Serdar Azmun scored the first goal for Krasnodar already in the 5th minute of the match, he scored after a mistake by Yuri Gazinsky. Azmun's second goal was Golden. In the 52nd minute, Yuri Zhirkov hung from the left edge-Daler Kuzyaev was prevented from shooting from the goal, but the ball bounced to Azmun, who shot the goal of Krasnodar from two meters. This is the 12th and 13th goals of an Iranian football player in this season's Russian championship.
The "Best player of the match" award is awarded after each game jointly by the Russian Premier League and the Match Premier TV channel.
“Zenit” scored 62 points after their victory over Krasnodar and became unattainable for their opponents. The team pre-registered the championship in the Russian championship. This is the earliest championship in the history of the Russian Premier League — four rounds before the end.
Serdar Azmun has been playing for “Zenit” since the winter of 2019. Previously, he also played for Rostov and Rubin. The football player is an honorary member of the branch of the Humanitarian Association of world Turkmens and the society of Turkmen culture in St. Petersburg "Mekan".