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SV Ried arrive at Allianz Stadion on Saturday for the Bundesliga meeting with home side Rapid Vienna.
Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the Rapid Vienna v SV Ried game - as well as up-to-date odds.
Rapid Vienna will be hoping to return to winning ways here following the 4-2 Bundesliga defeat in their last game at the hands of Red Bull Salzburg.
For Rapid Vienna, the goalscorers were Lion Schuster (91') and Ercan Kara (94'). Patson Daka (30', 64', 70') and Karim Adeyemi (92') scored for Red Bull Salzburg.
Dietmar Kühbauer's Rapid Vienna have hit the back of the net a sum total of 11 times over their last 6 outings. The comparative tally of goals that have been scored against them in those fixtures amounts to 7.
Looking at their past form shows that Rapid Vienna:
- haven't beaten SV Ried in their last 2 league matches.
- are undefeated in their previous 3 league matches at home.
In their last fixture, SV Ried drew 1-1 in the Bundesliga match with TSV Hartberg.
The only player to score from SV Ried was Stefan Nutz (3'). Dario Tadić (28') scored for TSV Hartberg.
The strike force from SV Ried have failed to get amongst the goals over their previous six encounters, netting the poor return of just 3. In those fixtures, SV Ried have also seen the overall goal tally of their opponents equal 8.
Heading into this contest, SV Ried have not won away from home in their last 3 league matches.
Head to head
Looking at their prior head-to-head clashes going back to 20/03/2016 shows that Rapid Vienna have won 2 of these games and SV Ried 4, with the number of draws being 0.
A lot of goals were also scored during this period, 26 in total at an average of 4.33 goals per meeting.
The last league game featuring these sides was Bundesliga match day 8 on 22/11/2020 and the score finished SV Ried 4-3 Rapid Vienna.
The referee was Rene Eisner.
Team News: Rapid Vienna
Mario Sonnleitner (Calf Injury), Koya Kitagawa (Torn Muscle Fibre), Philipp Schobesberger (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Christopher Dibon (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Dalibor Velimirovic (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Tamás Szántó (Cartilage Damage) and Maximilian Hofmann (Unknown Injury) will be missing for Rapid manager Dietmar Kühbauer.
Team News: SV Ried
Thanks to a largely available group, there’s only the one fitness issue for the SV Ried manager Miron Muslic to be concerned about. Murat Satin (Torn Muscle Fibre) won’t be playing here.
It certainly seems that SV Ried may well find it hard to score against a Rapid Vienna team who will more than likely win well here.
Our selection here is for a commanding 3-0 victory for Rapid Vienna at the end of the 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Allianz Stadion (28,666)
Captain: Dejan Ljubičić
Chairman: Martin Bruckner
Manager: Dietmar Kühbauer
Competitions: Bundesliga position 2
⭐ Star Player: Ercan Kara
Mostly deployed in the Striker position, Ercan Kara was born in Austria. After having played his first senior match for SV Horn in the 2019 - 2020 season, the talented Forward has scored 10 league goals in the Bundesliga 2020 - 2021 season to date in 18 appearances.