Open encounter yields only a point for the Hütteldorfers
On Saturday we welcomed Bundesliga heavyweights Sturm Graz to the Allianz Stadium. Rapid trailed 0:1 at half-time in an error strewn but exciting game, and required a superb goal from Boli Bolingoli at the death to claim a point.
Below par Hütteldorfers defeated at Admira
On Sunday, Rapid travelled to Südtstadt to take on Admira. A less than happy hunting ground in recent seasons, the Hütteldorfers wretched form against their southerly neighbours continued, as they went down to a last-minute defeat:
Controversial 325th Vienna derby ends in stalemate
Bundesliga football returned to Austria on the weekend, and was ushered back into the capital by the Vienna derby. Controversial, hard-fought and ultimately drawn, Dejan Ljubicic’s goal mid-way through the second half cancelled out Monschein’s opener for the visitors.
Final friendly before Bundesliga restart ends in a draw
On Thursday the Rapid squad returned from their ten-day training camp in the Spanish coastal city of Benidorm. Ahead of the Bundesliga restart – and a mouth-watering clash with old foes Austria Vienna in the 325th capital derby – one final friendly fixture took place on Sunday.
Thank you Thomas Schrammel!
After having spent almost twenty years in Green & White, a long serving and loyal club servant is ready to take on a new sporting challenge: