Advocaat chose to postpone all Zenit´s Russian Premier Liga games taking place in May in order to prepare for the final against Rangers, and fielded his strongest available side for the friendly match.
Pavel Pogrebniak, who is suspended for the final, came off the bench to score against AZ, adding to Roman Shirokov´s earlier strike.
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