UEFA Champions League: Borussia Dortmund run riot in 4-2 win over Zenit St. Petersburg

Borussia Dortmund can start planning for the last eight in Europe having given the perfect response to Saturday's shock 3-0 at relegation-threatened Hamburg in the Bundesliga.

updated: February 26, 2014 10:39 IST
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Saint Petersburg: Borussia Dortmund are poised for the Champions League's quarter-finals after Robert Lewandowski scored twice in Tuesday's 4-2 win at Zenit St Petersburg in their last 16, first-leg clash.

Dortmund raced into a 2-0 lead after only five minutes at Zenit's Petrovsky Stadium as Henrikh Mkhitaryan, then Marco Reus scored to leave the Russians reeling.

The hosts pulled two goals back after the break as central midfielder Oleg Shatov scored, then Brazil's Hulk converted a penalty.

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