MOSCOW (Pakistan Point News / Sputnik - 11th December, 2019) Russian football club Zenit St. Petersburg lost on Wednesday its last match in the UEFA Champions League group stage against Portugal's Benfica with the score of 0-3 and was eliminated from the tournament.
Franco Cervi and Pizzi scored in the second half, followed by an own goal by Zenit's Sardar Azmoun
The match was held at the Estadio da Luz in Lisboa.
With all six group stage matches played, RB Leipzig finished first with 11 points, while Lyon has eight. Benfica and Zenit have seven each, but Zenit ended up in the last place due to the results of head-to-head games.