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Vorwärts Steyr will be visiting Allianz Stadion on Monday for the 2. Liga game with hosts Rapid Vienna II.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Rapid Vienna II v Vorwärts Steyr, scroll down - as well as up-to-date odds.
Rapid Vienna II
Rapid Vienna II, buoyed by their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 0-1 2. Liga success against SV Lafnitz.
In that match, Rapid Vienna II managed 47% possession and 8 shots at goal with 6 on target. The only player to score for Rapid Vienna II was Marco Fuchshofer (36'). SV Lafnitz had 8 shots at goal with 4 of them on target.
In their prior 6 fixtures, Steffen Hofmann's Rapid Vienna II have netted 9 times, an average number of goals scored per match equal to 1.5.
Coming into this meeting, Rapid Vienna II are unbeaten in their previous 3 home league matches.
Previously, Vorwärts Steyr drew 0-0 in the 2. Liga match with SC Austria Lustenau.
In that match, Vorwärts Steyr had 51% possession and 5 attempts at goal with 2 on target. At the other end, SC Austria Lustenau had 6 shots at goal with 4 of them on target.
The strike force from Vorwärts Steyr have had real problems scoring goals over their last 6 clashes, recording the poor return of just 4. In those fixtures, Steyr have also seen the collective goal aggregate against them equal 9. Historical results aside, time will tell whether such a trend might be maintained in this next game.
Coming into this fixture, Vorwärts Steyr are without an away win for the past 3 league games.
Head to head
The previous league game featuring these clubs was 2. Liga match day 6 on 23/10/2020 when the final score was Vorwärts Steyr 1-1 Rapid Vienna II.
The referee was Julian Weinberger.
Team News: Rapid Vienna II
Rapid Vienna II boss Steffen Hofmann has no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this match with a completely healthy group available to choose from.
Team News: Vorwärts Steyr
In an otherwise healthy group of players, there is only the lone fitness issue for the Vorwärts Steyr boss Andreas Milot to be concerned about. Michael Halbartschlager (Knee Injury) misses out for this game. Kevin Brandstätter is ineligible for this match because of suspension.
We feel that Vorwärts Steyr could well find it tough to get anything against this Rapid Vienna II team who we think might well end up scoring and staying ahead.
That’s why our selection here is for a hard-fought 1-0 victory for Rapid Vienna II at the conclusion of the game.
Let’s see how this one goes.
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: Oliver Strunz
Generally taking to the field in the Striker position, Oliver Strunz was born in Austria. After having made a senior debut playing for Rapid Vienna II in the 2020 - 2021 season, the dangerous Forward has got 5 league goals in this 2. Liga 2020 - 2021 season so far from a total of 10 appearances.