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Bayern Munich's Anatoliy Tymoshchuk set to rejoin Zenit St Petersburg

816   //    03 Jun 2013, 11:42 IST

Anatoliy Tymoshchuk has confirmed that he will be joining Zenit St Petersburg in this summer.

The Ukraine captain completed his four-year spell with Bayern Munich, and he has been celebrating the German club’s incredible treble after the Bavarian giants added the DFB-Pokal to their list of trophies.

The 34-year-old midfielder has secured his future by agreeing to a two-year contract with Zenit St Petersburg.

In a statement on his website, Anatoliy Tymoshchuk said: “Despite offers from around the world, I’ve decided to tie my future to the club where I have already experienced a lot of happy moments. My contract comes into force on July 1 and for the next two years I’ll be a player of Zenit St Petersburg, with whom I hope to secure new victories.”

Zenit St Petersburg confirmed the deal on their website.

“Midfielder Anatoliy Tymoshchuk will from July 1 continue his career with the blue and white,” said a statement. “The agreement is for two years.”

Anatoliy was playing for Zenit between 2007 and 2009 and the Ukrainian scored 18 times in his 100 appearances for the Russian club.

Source: Sky Sports