Midfielders Kirill Kravtsov and Vadim Simutenkov spent last season at Zenit-2 where Kravstov played 21 matches and scored 2 goals in the PFL Championship as well as having four appearances for the first team in the RPL. Simutenkov played 8 matches for Zenit-2 in the 2020/21 season.
Defender Alexander Sandrachuk played for Zenit U19s in the Youth League in the 2020/21 season, appearing 23 times. The 19-year-old defender spent the end of the season at Zenit-2, where he played 3 times. 19-year-old striker Roman Nogtev played 22 matches in the Youth League for the U19s, scoring five goals.
17-year-old strikers Akim Belokhonov and Ilya Rodionov became champions of the YFL-2 with the U-17 team in the 2020/21 season. Belokhonov scored a whopping 30 goals and became the team's top scorer. The latter netted 13 times and has also featured for Zenit U19s three times and once for Zenit-2.