Russian side, Zenit Saint Petersburg making a bright start in their Champions League group stage campaign after snatching an important away win over Benfica.
Playing away from home didn't stop Zenit from playing their usual attacking football and that positive approach was rewarded with an opening goal from Hulk after just five minutes.
Things got more complicated for Benfica when they were forced to play with 10-men after the sending off for their goal keeper, Artur.
Zenit making good use of their numerical advantage as they added a second goal on 22 minutes through Axel Witsel's effort.
No more goals were scored afterwards as until the final whistle was blown, Zenit comfortably holding out their two goals lead.