Szanto fires Hütteldorfers to safety
On Sunday Rapid took on Sturm Graz knowing a win would preserve their top-flight status. An excellent first-half strike from Tamas Szanto ensured that was exactly what happened as Rapid edged an exciting encounter.
Rapid go down to narrow defeat in Salzburg
On Saturday Rapid locked horns with champions elect Salzburg. A sterling defensive display underpinned by an excellent performance from Tobias Knoflach kept Rapid in the hunt, but a late Lazaro strike proved enough to separate the sides. Match report:
Rampant Hütteldorfers ease relegation fears
A dominant performance from Rapid saw the Green & Whites brush aside Wolfsberg in the Allianz Stadium on Saturday. Goals from Kvilitaia (2), Joelinton and Schwab condemned WAC to a heavy defeat and gave Rapid some breathing space in the table. Match report:
The wait for an away win goes on
On Sunday Rapid made the short trip south to face Admira. After falling behind early on, goals from Szanto and Joelinton looked to have turned the game. But Admira equalised in the second half before snatching the three points in the final minute to keep Rapid looking over their shoulders.
Joelinton fires Rapid into final!
On Wednesday evening twelve years of hurt were put to bed as Rapid earned a cup final berth for the first time in over a decade at the expense of LASK Linz. Late drama was capped off with Joelinton’s winner at the death. Match report: