Zenit St Petersburg climbed to second in the Russian Premier League after a 4-2 win at nine-man Spartak Moscow.
Hulk opened Zenit's account in the 21st minute only for Artem Dzjuba (26') to level, but the visitor was ahead again by the interval thanks to
Krasnodar ran out 2-1 winner over Kuban Krasnodar with the host's goals coming in the final five minutes.
Kuban looked set to earn the bragging rights in the local derby after Aras Ozbiliz fired it in front after 55 minutes, but Krasnodar took the points thanks to goals by Eugeni Shipitsyn (85') and
FC Copenhagen kept up the pressure on the Danish Superliga top two with a narrow 1-0 win over Odense.