Rapid survive penalty shoot-out in Mattersburg to advance
After taking the lead through Christoph Knasmüllner, Rapid were pegged back on the stroke of half time in their second-round cup clash in Mattersburg. The tie went to penalties, where Richard Strebinger was the hero, keeping out the decisive penalty.
Goran Djuricin relieved of duties
On Saturday afternoon SK Rapid suffered a disappointing home defeat, going down 0:2 to SKN St. Pölten. Following the loss, the decision was taken to part company with Head Coach Goran Djuricin.
Home defeat against St. Pölten
A sub-par performance from Rapid on Saturday saw SKN St. Pölten run out 2:0 winners at the Allianz Stadium to leave the Green & Whites with questions to answer.
Off to a flyer in the UEL group
On Thursday night Rapid rediscovered form and momentum as they saw off Russian heavyweights Spartak Moscow 2:0. An own goal and a strike from Thomas Murg sealed a deserved three points in Hütteldorf.
Late drama not enough to secure a point in Salzburg
On Sunday, Rapid travelled to take on RB Salzburg in the Bundesliga game of the weekend. Trailing 0:2, a late Max Hofmann goal sparked a revival, as Rapid nearly snatched a draw with a final onslaught.
Chances created but derby lost
On Sunday, Rapid locked horns with local rivals Austria for the first time this season. Despite bossing large parts of the game and creating plenty of chances, Rapid went down to a single goal defeat in front of a sold out Allianz stadium.
UEL: Rapid take on Glasgow Rangers, Villarreal and Spartak Moscow!
UEL Group stage draw.
Hütteldorfers set up Bucharest platform
Rapid produced a sterling performance of both skill and spirit to overcome FCSB 3:1 in the first-leg of their UEFA Europa League play-off on Thursday night. Match report:
Into the UEFA Europa League group stages!!
On a night of incredible tension in the Romanian capital, Rapid Vienna prevailed and progress into the group stages of the UEFA Europa League! Match report:
Points shared in Graz
On the back of a superb result in Bucharest during the week, things didn’t get any easier for Rapid as they travelled to Graz to take on Sturm. Having fallen behind to a dubious first-half penalty, the Green & Whites battled back to claim a point through Deni Alar's goal against his former team.