A stunning header from Christoph Schösswendter wasn’t enough to secure an away win for Rapid, as WAC fought back in the second half to claim a share of the spoils.
A Schaub hat-trick and a goal from Stefan Schwab eased Rapid past Slovak double holders Trencin in the first leg of their Europa League Play-Off. Match report:
On a perfect day for football Rapid treated a packed Allianz Stadium to a goal-fest as two strikes each from Louis Schaub and Stefan Schwab saw the Hütteldorfers easily brush aside Admira.
The third round of the tipico Bundesliga threw up the first Vienna derby of the season. Rapid made the familiar journey back across the city to the Prater to take on Austria Vienna in the Ernst Happel Stadium:
It was clear prior to kick-off that Torpedo Zhodino were going to sit in, defend deep and look to hit Rapid on the counter. Match report:
Three days after the trip to Belarus in the Europa League, domestic issues were back on the agenda as Rapid made the long journey westwards to take on Altach.
Rapid boss proceedings in Belarus but fail to turn possession into clear-cut chances. Match report:
On Saturday the 2016/17 tipico Bundesliga got under way and it couldn’t possibly have gone any better for the Green & Whites. Matchreport:
The search for a new “number 6” has reached a successful conclusion!
Despite the build only taking a record 18 months, the opening of a new stadium is always a spectacle to behold: