Green & White legends, supporters, safeguarding of tradition

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Supporters of foreign clubs may occasionally be less than enamoured when they first arrive at the St Hannapi Stadium However any initial doubts over the grandour of the concete is soon dispelled after they have sampled the vociferous atmosphere on offer. Foreign supporters have often remarked that the volume in the St Hannapi Stadium „was the loudest they have ever experienced“, despite their… [Read more]

President's preamble

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Dear Rapid-Fans,dear Guests from Liverpool,on behalf of SK Rapid it gives me great pleasure to welcome you on Sunday to our second anniversary game of the season. After last weekends hard fought match with old foes and worthy advisarys, German Giants FC Schalke 04, its a privilige to welcome no less than Liverpool Football Club to our city. We extend our warmest welcome to all those supporters who… [Read more]

SK Rapid-Liverpool FC

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Guests from England and other foreign countries please note: The match is with about 50.000 visitors completely sold out.SK Rapid – Liverpool FCDate: 19th of July, 200919:15 o'clockErnst Happel-StadionFor more information please contact info@skrapid.at … [Read more]

The one and only match against Liverpool

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In 1933 SK Rapid and Liverpool locked horns for the first and only time. Four days prior to the match Rapid had played out a 3 -3 draw with then Scottish champions, giants Rangers FC in front of 67,000 fans in Ibrox. The British press waxed lyrical, The Sunday Graphic citing the match as "The most beautiful game seen in Scotland for years". The Sunday Mail told that "The Viennese had performed… [Read more]

2:3 vs. Mattersburg

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Ravaged by injuries, our side surely wouldn´t have suffered this result should our big hitters have been available. Fielding a team that included Georg Harding and Marcel Ketelaer, Rapid were unable to win the midfield battle against one of the Bundesliga´s weakest teams. The Burgenländers were scrapping for survival and were playing with total commitment and a must win mentality. "Jimmy"… [Read more]

Away day demolition in Styria

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Rapid travelled to Upper Styria to take on Kapfenberg in the last fixture of the season. Rapid had already seen off their opponents 3 times this season and were looking to complete the qaudrouple.Prolific marksman "Jimmy" Hoffer bagged two against the same oppostion in march, as Rapid ran out 6-0 winners at the Hanappi, and needed only two minutes to open his account this time round. The deadliest… [Read more]

Disappointment in Ried

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Rapid travelled to Ried in the 34th round of matches in this season. However, the outcome was not what we were looking for. Early chances failed to materialise into an opening goal, and the Green - Whites found themselves trailing 0:3 at the interval.Warning signs were there right from kick off as Ried´s Salihi was denied by the woodwork. Steffen Hofmann and Hannes Eder both went close for Rapid,… [Read more]

Hoffer sends Salzburg packing

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A recipe for a fantastic afternoon: "Jimmy" Hoffer cooks up a hat-trick, Stefan Maierhofer chips in with a header, Rapid serve us exquisite football and send the opponents home with scraps. Add Red Bull Salzburg as the final ingredient, and it´s hard to imagine a tastier three points! On Sunday Rapid crushed the league leaders and champions elect. The final scoreline did, in fact, flatter the… [Read more]

Defeat in the last home game of the season

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Ravaged by injuries, our side surely wouldn´t have suffered this result should our big hitters have been available. Fielding a team that included Georg Harding and Marcel Ketelaer, Rapid were unable to win the midfield battle against one of the Bundesliga´s weakest teams. The Burgenländers were scrapping for survival and were playing with total commitment and a must win mentality. "Jimmy"… [Read more]

0:3: Disappointment in Ried

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Warning signs were there right from kick off as Ried´s Salihi was denied by the woodwork. Steffen Hofmann and Hannes Eder both went close for Rapid, with Stefan Maierhofer also narrowly shooting wide of the upright. Three goals in quick succession then took the match away from Rapid. A quick fire double from Nacho (35 & 37) gave the Hütteldorfers a mountain to climb before mission impossible was… [Read more]

League Table

League table
Pl. Club Game Goals Pts
1. FC RB Salzburg 36 +50 81
2. FK Austria Wien 36 +22 63
3. SK Sturm Graz 36 +16 60
4. SCR Altach 36 -3 53
5. SK Rapid 36 +10 46
6. FC Flyeralarm Admira 36 -19 46
7. SV Mattersburg 36 -15 43
8. Wolfsberger AC 36 -19 42
9. SKN St. Pölten 36 -19 37
10. SV Ried 36 -23 35