Rapid Wien hosts Mattersburg
Rapid Wien hosts Mattersburg in a game from the first round of the Europa League playoff. This match is going to be played at the Allianz Stadion in Wien. Let’s take a look in our vip soccer predictions today.
Rapid Wien reached the Europa League playoffs, finishing first in the relegation round group of the Austrian Bundesliga. The former champions finished first in the group with 32 points and a record of 13 wins, 7 draws and 12 defeats. It was not really the best season for Rapid, but their position is at least guaranteeing them a chance to fight for an European qualification for next season.
Rapid won the first place in the Relegation Round group, despite of the fact that they were not at the top of their game in their last five matches. In these five fixtures they won twice – against Admira and Wacker Innsbruck, but also suffered three defeats. They are currently not in their best shape, so let’s see how they are going to perform against Mattersburg.
Mattersburg are also in the relegation round group, finishing second with 28 points. They are in an even worse form than Rapid, winning just one of their last five games, doing two draws and losing twice. In their last match Mattersburg visited Wacker Innsbruck at the Tivoli Stadion Tirol and suffered a very heavy 0-4 defeat. Their record in the Bundesliga during the regular season goes like this: 12 wins, 7 draws and 13 defeats.
These are our vip soccer predictions about the Bundesliga fixture between Rapid Wien and Mattersburg at the 1st round of the playoffs. One if these two teams will prevail and face Sturm Graz in the big final, fighting for a place in Europa League for next season. We can say that both teams are in a similar shape at the moment, so it shall be a interesting game.