ST PETERSBURG, RUSSIA – AUGUST 17, 2019: Zenit St Petersburg supporters hold fan scarves during the 2019/2020 Russian Premier League Round 6 football match between Zenit St Petersburg and Akhmat Grozny at Gazprom Arena; the game ended in a 0-0 draw. Peter Kovalev/TASS Ðîññèÿ. Ñàíêò-Ïåòåðáóðã. Áîëåëüùèêè “Çåíèòà” íà ìàò÷å ÷åìïèîíàòà Ðîññèè ïî ôóòáîëó ìåæäó êîìàíäàìè “Çåíèò” (Ñàíêò-Ïåòåðáóðã) è “Àõìàò” (Ãðîçíûé) íà ñòàäèîíå “Ãàçïðîì Àðåíà”. Ïåòð Êîâàëåâ/ÒÀÑÑ

MOSCOW, February 28. /TASS/. A biometric identification system will be used at the entrance to St. Petersburg’s Gazprom Arena starting with the match between FC Zenit Saint Petersburg and FC Lokomotiv Moscow, Zenit’s press office said on Friday.

The system will be deployed at the entrance to the first tier of Block D with seats for active fans.

The match will be the first for the clubs in the Russian Premier League after a winter break. The match is scheduled to be played in St. Petersburg at 19.00 Moscow time on Saturday.

FC Zenit tops the Russian Premier League’s standings table with 45 scores in 19 matches. FC Lokomotiv is ranked fifth with 34 scores after 19 rounds.

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