Striker St. Petersburg “Zenit” Alexander Kokorin made the list of contenders for the title of best player of the week in the Europa League, according to UEFA’s official website.
In game 5-th round of a group round of the second of the European Cup Kokorin scored the winning goal in the gates of the Israeli Maccabi, another goal in this match on account of Alexander Kerzhakov.
Zenit eventually won with the score 2:0, won fifth win in five group matches of the tournament.
For the title of best player the Russians argue Edin Dzeko (Roma), Wayne Rooney (“Manchester United”), Costa Nhamoinesu (“Sparta”), Lasse Sean (“Ajax”), Yevhen Konoplyanka (Schalke 04), Kostas Fortunis (Olympiakos) and Aritz Aduriz (athletic).
The winner of the award will be determined on the basis of open voting.