Despite dominating large periods of the game and producing the better chances, Rapid were unable to find a way to pierce WAC’s defence in the Lavanttal Arena on Saturday, finishing their 2018/2019 campaign off with goalless draw.
On Wednesday morning a delegation from SK Rapid Vienna travelled to Rome. The invitation had been extended by no less than the Vatican, with Pope Francis himself heading the reception – an extraordinary experience, but one that was a special reward for ongoing work behind the scenes.
A combination of gritty defending, led by the superb Richard Strebinger, and clinical finishing saw Rapid run out 2:0 winners against LASK in Pasching on Saturday in the battle for third. Match report: