This forthcoming ÖFB Cup clash sees FC Trenkwalder Admira fighting it out with their opponents Rapid Vienna on Thursday.
All FC Trenkwalder Admira v Rapid Vienna match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below - plus the latest betting odds.
FC Trenkwalder Admira
FC Trenkwalder Admira will play in this game following a 1-1 Bundesliga stalemate versus TSV Hartberg.
In that game, FC Trenkwalder Admira managed 39% possession and 12 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for FC Trenkwalder Admira was Joseph Ganda (17'). At the other end, TSV Hartberg had 18 attempts on goal with 3 on target. Dario Tadić (84') was the scorer for TSV Hartberg.
It has been a rare occasion in recent games where FC Trenkwalder Admira haven’t conceded. The facts show that FC Trenkwalder Admira have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 6 of their previous 6 matches, shipping 9 goals on the way. That kind of trend isn’t assured to follow through into this next game, however.
After suffering a loss in their previous game against Red Bull Salzburg in Bundesliga action, Rapid Vienna and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
In that game, Rapid Vienna had 25% possession and 8 attempts on goal with 3 on target. FC Red Bull Salzburg got 18 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. Karim Adeyemi (79') and Brenden Aaronson (94') scored for Red Bull Salzburg.
The stats tell the story, and Rapid Vienna have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, seeing opposing sides hit 8 goals overall. In defence, Rapid Vienna have some weaknesses to address.
Head to head
Looking over their most recent head to head meetings dating back to 04/05/2019 shows us that FC Trenkwalder Admira have won 1 of these games & Rapid Vienna 5, with the tally of drawn results standing at 0.
A lot of goals were also scored during this period, 24 overall at an average of 4 goals per match.
The last league clash featuring these clubs was Bundesliga match day 7 on 11/09/2021 when it finished Rapid Vienna 1-2 FC Trenkwalder Admira.
On that occasion, Rapid Vienna had 63% possession and 22 shots on goal with 5 of them on target. Their only player to score was Srđan Grahovac (45').
FC Trenkwalder Admira had 8 shots on goal with 4 on target. Roman Kerschbaum (51') and Stephan Zwierschitz (86') scored.
The referee was Stefan Ebner.
Team News: FC Trenkwalder Admira
The FC Trenkwalder Admira manager Andreas Herzog will be grateful to have no fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this match owing to a fully injury-free group ready to go.
Team News: Rapid Vienna
Rapid Vienna manager Dietmar Kühbauer has a number of players out of action. Richard Strebinger (Shoulder Injury), Oliver Strunz (Unknown Injury), Robert Ljubicic (Unknown Injury), Christopher Dibon (Arthroscopie) and Lion Schuster (Edema in the knee) are names that won’t be on the team sheet.
In our opinion, FC Trenkwalder Admira could find themselves up against it to put one past this Rapid Vienna team who should gain the upper hand.
We’re therefore predicting a highly competitive game with a 0-1 winning margin for Rapid Vienna when the referee blows for full-time.
Will be interesting to see how this one goes.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
FC Trenkwalder Admira
Stadium: BSFZ-Arena (10,800)
Captain: Andreas Leitner
Chairman: Philip Thonhauser
Manager: Andreas Herzog
Competitions: Bundesliga position 5, ÖFB Cup (Second round)
⭐ Star Man: Onurhan Babuscu
Generally played in the Striker position, Onurhan Babuscu was born in Baden bei Wien, Austria. After making a first senior appearance for FC Trenkwalder Admira in the 2019 - 2020 season, the gifted Forward has bagged 2 league goals in the Bundesliga 2021 - 2022 campaign so far from a total of 6 appearances.