Zenit get back on track with victory at CSKA; Johnson double lifts Aris past Olympiakos; Kalmar hit four; GAIS win at Hacken

CSKA Moscow 0 – Zenit St. Petersburg 2 (Russian Premier League, April 28, 2010) Zenit struck after five minutes away at CSKA when Ivica Krizanac got on the end of a corner, controlled, and blasted the visitors into the lead. Zenit, who had failed to score in their previous three matches, doubled their advantage into the 65th minute when Aleksandr Kerzhakov, in his second spell at the club, curled a beauty past Akinfeev from 22-yards.

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Aris 2 – Olympiakos 0 (Greek Super League play-offs, April 28, 2010) American forward Eddie Johnson was the star of the show for Aris with a goal in each half.

AEK Athens 0 – PAOK 0 (Greek Super League play-offs, April 28, 2010) The Dikefale derby had very few clear-cut goalscoring chances as the sides cancelled each other out.

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Kalmar 4 – Orebro 1 (Allsvenskan, April 28, 2010) Orebro’s Marcus Astvald had cancelled out Daniel Mendes’ opener, but the visitors then conceded three goals in 19 second-half minutes, with Ricardo Santos scoring twice and Henrik Rydstrom scoring a fourth after 77 minutes as they suffered a fourth loss of the season.

Hacken 0 – GAIS 2 (Allsvenskan, April 28, 2010) GAIS are fifth after a 2-0 win at Hacken featuring two goals from Eyjolfur Hedinsson.

Halmstad 1 – Gefle 0 (Allsvenskan, April 28, 2010) Halmstad are a place further back in sixth after their fourth win of the season, a 1-0 success at home to Gefle courtesy of Nascimento Anselmo’s goal.


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