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Hulk feeling the pressure at Zenit

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Zenit St. Petersburg's management will have breathed a huge sigh of relief on Wednesday evening after the Russian club notched up their first win of this season's Champions League campaign with a fortunate 1-0 result over Anderlecht.

Zenit were expected to challenge for the trophy this campaign after spending huge money in the summer on Hulk and Alex Witsel, but have been unconvincing so far.

Zenit Players Narked Over Ridiculous Wages Given To Hulk And Witsel, Bumped Down To Reserves For Complaining

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By Chris Wright

All is not plum dandy over at Zenit St. Petersburg at the moment, where two of the club's senior players have been forced to train with the club's second string after having the gumption, the bare-faced cheek to raise concerns over the wage disparity between new signings Hulk and Alex Witsel and EVERY SINGLE OTHER PERSON AT THE CLUB.

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The Necessary Failure of David Bentley

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Former footballer David Bentley has moved to Russian club FC Rostov on loan. He was 28.

Some have mourned a wasted talent, others have been splashing each other playfully in the fountain of schadenfreude, where football fans congregate to mock the unfortunate.

Ten days of (transfer) talk and no action

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With last weekend's fixtures postponed, it now has been ten days since Milan last were last in action. Subsequently, much of the talk surrounding the Milanello has been in relation to matters off the field. And, as at this time of every season, transfer talk has been a hot topic so it is timely, a [.