Petersburg “Zenith” won another victory in the Russian Football League, this time at the expense of Moscow “Dynamo” with a score of 3:1 in the 24th round of the competition.
Zenit’s hat-trick was scored by Malcolm in the 45th minute (from the penalty spot) and 68th, Andrey Mostovoy in the 87th minute, and Daniil Fomin scored Dynamo’s only goal in the 80th minute.
Malcolm became the only top scorer in the Russian Championship with 18 goals, two goals ahead of his closest pursuer, the Dutchman Quincy Promes, the forward of Spartak Moscow.
As for Zenit, they have solidified their position at the top of the Russian league by raising their score to 58, 12 points ahead of their nearest competitor, runner-up Rostov, who play Ural tomorrow Sunday.
On the other hand, Dynamo remained in fifth place with 39 points.