LASK Linz face off with visiting opponents SK Rapid Wien at Raiffeisen Arena in the Bundesliga game on Wednesday. All LASK Linz v SK Rapid Wien game predictions, stats and user poll are shown below (inc. the best betting odds).
LASK Linz won’t want a repeat of their last result here after a 1-2 Bundesliga loss in their previous game against TSV Hartberg. The only scorer from LASK Linz was Klauss (9'). Rajko Rep (24') and Dario Tadić (90') scored for TSV Hartberg.
Over their last six games, Valérien Ismaël's LASK Linz have celebrated scoring a combined total of 9 times, an average number of goals scored per match equal to 1.5.
SK Rapid Wien
Since being defeated in their last game at the hands of Red Bull Salzburg in Bundesliga action, SK Rapid Wien will be hoping to turn things around here. Patson Daka (9') and Noah Okafor (90') scored for Red Bull Salzburg.
Throughout their six previous matches, Dietmar Kühbauer's SK Rapid Wien have had reason to celebrate scoring 12 times - yielding them the goals scored per game average of 2.
Head to head
Checking out their prior head to head duels going back to 24/02/2018, there is nothing to separate the two clubs with LASK Linz winning 3 of those games, SK Rapid Wien 3 and 0 being draws after 90 minutes of play.
A combined sum of 15 goals were scored between the two sides throughout the course of those matches, with 5 from LASK Linz and 10 being from Die Grün-Weißen. The average goals per game has been 2.5.
The last league game between these clubs was Bundesliga match day 16 on 01/12/2019 and the score finished LASK Linz 0-4 SK Rapid Wien. The match was refereed by Sebastian Gishamer.
We believe that SK Rapid Wien will likely create enough chances to put a goal past this LASK Linz side, but that probably shouldn’t be enough to prevent defeat. We’re expecting a narrow 2-1 victory for LASK Linz after the 90. Should be a good one.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Raiffeisen Arena (6,009)
Captain: Gernot Trauner
Chairman: Siegmund Gruber
Manager: Valérien Ismaël
Competitions: Bundesliga position 2, Europa League (Round of 16), Champ Lge Qual. (Play-Offs)
⭐ Key Man: Dominik Frieser
Generally played in the Right Attacking Midfielder position, Dominik Frieser was born in Austria. After making a first senior appearance for TSV Hartberg in the 2013 - 2014 season, the dangerous Midfielder has scored a sum of 5 league goals in the Bundesliga 2019 - 2020 season to date from a total of 22 appearances.