Rapid Vienna II meet visiting opponents FC Liefering at Allianz Stadion in this 2. Liga tie on Sunday.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the Rapid Vienna II v FC Liefering match are shown here (inc. the best betting odds).
Rapid Vienna II
Rapid Vienna II, following on from their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 2-3 2. Liga triumph versus Austria Klagenfurt.
For Rapid Vienna II, the scorers were Oliver Strunz (6'), Fabian Eggenfellner (19' Own goal), Adrian Hajdari (56') and Dragoljub Savić (70'). Herbert Paul (42') was the scorer for Austria Klagenfurt.
It’s been all too rare in recent times that Rapid Vienna II haven’t conceded. It will be a concern for them that Rapid II have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, letting in 10 goals in the process. It will be interesting to see if that trend will be continued on here.
Since being defeated in their last game at the hands of FC Blau-Weiss Linz in 2. Liga action, FC Liefering and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
Philipp Pomer (70') scored for FC Blau-Weiss Linz.
Showing their penchant for action-packed encounters, we’ve had goals 20 times in the previous six matches in which FC Liefering have taken to the pitch, making it a mean average of 3.33 goals for each fixture. Opposition teams have managed 7 of this grand total.
Coming into this clash, FC Liefering are without an away win for the past 2 league matches.
Head to head
The previous league clash between the two was 2. Liga match day 1 on 13/09/2020 when it finished FC Liefering 3-0 Rapid Vienna II.
The match was refereed by Stefan Ebner.
Team News: Rapid Vienna II
Rapid Vienna II manager Steffen Hofmann does not have any fitness concerns to speak of before this game owing to a fully injury-free squad available to choose from.
Team News: FC Liefering
Owing to a fully healthy squad ready to go, FC Liefering manager Matthias Jaissle has no fitness worries at all ahead of this game.
When taking all factors into account, Rapid Vienna II are capable enough to score against this FC Liefering team, however a single goal probably shouldn’t be as many as they’ll concede.
We’ve gone for a narrow 1-2 advantage for FC Liefering at the end of the 90 minutes. It’s a very tough call.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Rapid Vienna II
Stadium: Allianz Stadion (28,666)
Captain: Paul Gobara
Chairman: Martin Bruckner
Manager: Steffen Hofmann
Competitions: 2. Liga position 15
🔑 Star Man: Marco Fuchshofer
Regularly deployed in the Striker position, Marco Fuchshofer was born in Eibiswald, Austria. Having played his first senior match for Rapid Vienna II in the 2020 - 2021 season, the skilful Forward has accumulated 5 league goals in the 2. Liga 2020 - 2021 campaign to date coming from a total of 10 appearances.