On Saturday the Green & Whites travelled westwards to take on Salzburg strugglers SV Grödig. Unfortunately, in the Alpine sun Zoran Barisic’s side failed to reproduce the form shown in past outings as they succumbed to a disappointing 2:0 defeat.
Sturm Graz were the visitors to the capital on Sunday, and what looked a tough assignment on paper proved anything but, as goals from Grahovac and Kainz saw Rapid brush the Styrian heavyweights aside. Match report:
On a bitterly cold Viennese evening SK Rapid took on Burgenland neighbours SV Mattersburg in the Ernst Happel Stadium. A dominant Green & White eleven brushed their opponents aside with goals from Schwab, Stangl and Kainz. Match Report:
On Sunday Rapid twice came from behind to ensure victory against SV Groedig. A dramatic last minute winner from Matej Jelic sparked wild celebrations and kept Rapid joint top of the Bundesliga. Match Report: