Hulk scores but misses out on Russian titleHulk can now turn his attentions to the World Cup
The Brazilian forward netted the fourth goal in Zenit St Petersburg’s win against Kuban Krasnodar on Thursday.
But the 4-1 victory was not enough for Hulk’s side as CSKA Moscow had already won the championship.
Hulk has had a strong season in Russia, taking part in 36.5% of Zenit’s goals, according to GloboEsporte.com. He has played 43 times, scored 28 goals and made 13 assists.
Hulk’s efforts have helped the club earn a place in the qualifying stage of next season’s Champions League.