The Dutch side opened the scoring in the UEFA Cup Group A fixture through Ferreira Ari in the 20th minute, but the Brazilian was then sent off 19 minutes later.
Zenit equalised in the 43rd minute with a penalty from Anatoliy Tymoschuk but despite dominating the second half were unable to find a winning goal.
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