Fenerbahçe, Galatasaray eliminated from UEFA Europa League
Zenit’s Magomed Ozdoev scored an early goal in the 4 minute of the second-leg match in St. Petersburg.
Sardar Azmoun scored in the 37 and 76 minute. Fenerbahçe’s goal came by Mehmet Topal just before halftime in minute 43.
The Turkish club had the advantage going in to the match after blanking Zenit 1-0 at home in the first leg in the second-highest level football competition in Europe.
In the second-highest level football competition in Europe, Benfica had the advantage going into the match at home with a 2-1 win under their belt from their first-leg away match on Feb. 14 in Istanbul.
The Lions are the only Turkish club to have won the UEFA Cup in 1999-2000 and the 2000 UEFA Super Cup, while Benfica won two European Cups in 1961 and 1962 and lost two Europa League finals in 2013 and 2014.