The blue-white-sky blues will play their first game in the Match World Cup against the Czech side Sparta Prague on Saturday, January 22nd, and then two days later, their second match against Persepolis, winners of the Iran Cup. 100 TV channel will also show Zenit`s final match in the tournament on January 26th. This match will either be for the tournament championship (the tournament winner does not receive any money prize), or for third place, or for 5th place depending on which position Zenit takes in its group of three.
Both of Zenit`s matches in the group round will start at 18:30 Moscow time, and will be shown live on 100 TV television station and on our website: en.fc-zenit.ru. Furthermore, it will be interesting to know for Russian-speaking viewers that 100 TV is inviting three famous sports journalists to work as commentators during the match. The three individuals are a surprise for now, and will be revealed on match day.