FC Girondins de Bordeaux goalkeeper is happy at Kokorin's absence
Zenit holds the UEFA Europa League clash at home.
On October 25, FC Zenit will host French FC Girondins de Bordeaux at the St. Petersburg stadium within the UEFA Europa League match. Before the game, goalkeeper Benoît Costil shared his opinion on the team of Sergei Semak.
In his opinion, the absence of Zenit striker Alexander Kokorin is a success. "Fortunately for us, Alexander Kokorin will not play, he is a very talented football player," R-Sport quotes the goalkeeper.
Costil also mentioned Artem Dzyuba. “Artem Dzyuba is dangerous. I also highlight talented midfield player Leandro Paredes,” said the Bordeaux player.
Recall that Igor Smolnikov will also not take the field against the French FC due to injury.
Alexander Kokorin, in turn, was arrested on suspicion of organizing the battery in the center of Moscow. He will stay in the Butyrka detention center until December 8.
Zenit - Girondins de Bordeaux clash will begin at 7:55 pm local time.