4:1 and third place secured
There were incredible scenes in Hütteldorf on Sunday against Altach. Four goals, a third place, five substitutions, and the departure and honouring of an icon.
Second best against Salzburg
On Sunday an unfamiliar Rapid line-up struggled to contain the attacking prowess of champions Salzburg, going down to a 1:4 defeat. Match report:
Vital victory away to Linz
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:
Into 2018-2019 with Goran Djuricin!
Our Head Coach's contract has been extended for a further season - further information:
More woe in Styria
Rapid and Sturm locked horns for the second time in quick succession on Sunday, with the home side again emerging victorious. Match report:
Comfortable 4:1 win makes it five in a row
Rapid quickly put any lingering disappointment from Wednesday’s cup thriller behind them on Sunday, when they clinically dispatched Admira in the Allianz Stadium. Match report:
Edged out in a cup thriller
On Wednesday night Rapid and Sturm Graz went toe to toe in a thriller of a cup semi-final. Match report:
The perfect storm: Rapid put Austria to the sword
On Sunday Rapid played city rivals Austria well and truly off the park in the 326th Vienna derby. Leading 2:0 at half-time, the Green & Whites added a further two goals in a second half that saw the Violets fortunate to escape with a 4:0 drubbing. Match report:
On the spot: Green & Whites see off St. Pölten
Saturday evening brought with it the visit of St. Pölten, an odd atmosphere, two penalties and three points in a curious encounter at the Allianz Stadium.
Irresistible first half performance seals the points in Mattersburg
With domestic football again taking centre stage, a sterling first-half showing from Rapid proved far too much for Mattersburg. Goals from Schaub, Schwab and a double from Murg had the three points sewn up at half-time as Rapid ran out 4:2 victors.