Rapid make light work of ASK Elektra in ÖFB Cup
A Louis Schaub double sent Rapid on their way to a comfortable 4:0 victory over non-league opponents ASK Elektra in the second round of the UNIQA ÖFB Cup on Wednesday.
Galvao salvages late point
On Saturday, Rapid and SCR Altach played out a highly entertaining draw. The Hüttledorfers dominated large swathes of the match but fell behind mid-way through the second half. In injury time, Galvao popped up with a goal against his ex-employers to ensure Rapid left Vorarlberg with a richly deserved point.
Injury time equaliser denies 10-man Rapid
On Sunday, Rapid travelled westwards to take on champions RB Salzburg. The Hütteldorfers, reduced to ten men early in the first half, produced an outstanding performance; only denied a famous victory by a Salzburg equaliser deep into injury time.
Thanos Petsos returns to Rapid on loan
Defensive midfield lynchpin returns on loan from Werder Bremen:
Veton Berisha: Rapid bring new striker to the club
SK Rapid is delighted to announce another capture concluded shortly before the summer transfer window slammed shut. With the club having been in the market for attacking re-enforcements, we welcome 23-year old striker Veton Berisha to the club.
Galvão: Welcome to Rapid!
Transfer news from SK Rapid: with immediate effect, Brazilian defender Galvão (Lucas Galvão da Costa Souza) moves from SCR Altach to Hütteldorf. Info:
Murg strike seals first home win of the season
On Saturday, Rapid recorded their first home win of the season as Thomas Murg’s first half goal proved enough to see off LASK Linz. Match report:
Maximilian Wöber moves to Ajax - Rapid bring in reinforcements
Central defender Max Wöber, who on Tuesday was called up for the first time to the Austrian A-Squad, has moved with immediate effect to Ajax Amsterdam.
1:2: Sturm punish Rapid mistakes
On Saturday early pace-setters Sturm Graz visited the Allianz Stadium. The Styrian side punished sloppy play from Rapid, going two goals ahead early in the second half. Stephan Auer pulled one back for the Green & Whites, but Sturm held on to take the points.
Below par Rapid punished at Admira
Trailing 1:0 at half time, Rapid were undone by a quick-fire double from ex-striker Starkl in the space of a minute mid-way through the second half. Joelinton managed to grab a consolation in the only bright spot of a game which saw Rapid reduced to 10 men in the closing stages.