Salzburg and Rapid Viena face, in a match for the 1st round of the Bundesliga. The recent head ‑ to ‑ head record favors the home team, since in the last 16 matches they have won 11, tied 4 and lost 1. The last head ‑ to ‑ head between these two teams was played on 27‑10‑2019, and ended in a Salzburg win by ( 3‑2). In this match the home advantage may play an important role, since Rapid Viena presents significant differences between home and away performances.
The home team plays this match for the Bundesliga (Championship Ronda) after the place won in the previous qualifying phase (), in which they have won a total of points. This is a team little affected by the home factor, that is, it presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 matches they have registered 6 wins, 6 draws and 3 losses as a visitor, with 38 goals scored and 20 conceded, against 10 wins , 2 draws and 3 losses at home, with 50 goals scored and 21 conceded. For the league, Salzburg won 25 points out of 30 possible points, after 8 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss in the last 10 home matches. In the matches played at your stadium there are some frequent scorers at the end of the first 45 ': 3‑0 (4 in 11 games) and 2‑1 (5 in 11 games). Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, as he has conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games, but his attack has scored regularly, as he has scored at least one goal in each of the last 10 games in this competition. In their home matches there is a tendency for goals, since 10 of the last 11 matches for the competition have ended with Over 2.5 goals. In 22 matches in this competition, he suffered the first goal 8 times and only managed 2 turns on the scoreboard.
Salzburg comes motivated for this match after a 5-0 home win against Lustenau, counting for the Austrian Cup: Szoboslai, Okafor, Ashimeru and Koita scored the goals of the triumph. The home team usually plays in a 4-4-2 tactical system, favoring fast transitions, mainly through the wings. In this drawing, the two men responsible for launching the danger on the opponent's defensive are Berisha and Okafor. Apparently, coach Jesse Marsch will not be able to count on Youba Diarra, Rasmus Kristensen and Philipp Kohn for being injured.
SK Rapid Wien
The visiting team arrives at this stage of the Bundesliga
(Championship Ronda) after having finished the previous qualifying phase
() in the 1st place, with points won. This is a team that, curiously,
has more positive results away than at home, since in the last 30 games
they have registered 10 wins, 4 draws and 1 loss as a visitor, with a
total of 50 goals scored and 15 conceded. At home, he won 5 wins, 6
draws and 4 losses, with a total of 24 goals scored and 21 conceded. In
the league, Rapid Viena won 23 points out of 30 possible points, after 7
wins, 2 draws and 1 loss in the last 10 home matches. In their league
matches as a visitor, the most frequent result at half-time was 1‑1 (5
out of 11 games). His attack has scored regularly, since he managed to
score in 9 of the last 10 games in this competition. In their away
matches there is a tendency for goals, since 9 of the last 11 matches
for this competition have ended with Over 2,5 goals. In 22 matches in
this competition, he suffered the first goal 6 times and only managed 1
turn on the scoreboard. In the last 11 away matches for this
competition, there is 1 period that stands out: they suffered 5 of their
12 goals between minutes (31' ‑ 45 ').
Rapid Vienna comes motivated for this match after a 3-0 win in a friendly against Horn. Rapid Viena is an aggressive team on the field, both in the recovery of possession of the ball and in aerial duels. The greatest quality of the visiting team is the way they can take advantage of the organized game. The visiting team usually acts in a tactical system in 4-3-3, privileging the faster transitions, mainly through the wings. In this drawing, the three men responsible for launching the danger on the opponent's defensive are Murg, Fountas and Arase. The Rapid Vienna coach will be without Nicholas Wunsch, Tamás Szántó, Yusuf Demir, Philipp Schobesberger, Lion Schuster and Dalibor Velimirovic for being injured.
SK Rapid Wien haven't won any of their last 4 games against FC Salzburg.
When playing at home, FC Salzburg have not lost to SK Rapid Wien in their last 7 encounters.
FC Salzburg's home record this season: 9-1-1.
SK Rapid Wien's away record this season: 7-3-1.
Patson Daka is FC Salzburg's top scorer with 17 goals. Taxiarchis Fountas has scored 14 times for SK Rapid Wien.
Hee-chan Hwang has assisted the most goals for FC Salzburg with 7. Christoph Knasmullner is SK Rapid Wien's biggest assister (9).
SK Rapid Wien haven't lost in their last 6 games.
FC Salzburg haven't lost in their last 4 games.
SK Rapid Wien have lost none of their last 5 away matches.
The most common result of matches between FC Salzburg and SK Rapid Wien when FC Salzburg is playing at home is 1-1. 7 matches have ended with this result.
The most common result of matches between FC Salzburg and SK Rapid Wien is 1-1. 12 matches have ended with this result.
FC Salzburg wins 1st half in 56% of their matches, SK Rapid Wien in 43% of their matches.
FC Salzburg wins 56% of halftimes, SK Rapid Wien wins 43%.
SK Rapid Wien's performance of the last 5 matches is better than FC Salzburg's.
In Bundesliga, SK Rapid Wien has better performance than FC Salzburg.
FC Salzburg have lost just 1 of their last 5 games against SK Rapid Wien (in all competitions).
In the last 5 meetings FC Salzburg won 4, SK Rapid Wien won 1, 0 draws.
The winner of their last meeting was FC Salzburg.
On their last meeting FC Salzburg won by 1 goals.
FC Salzburg scores 1.8 goals in a match against SK Rapid Wien and SK Rapid Wien scores 1 goals against FC Salzburg (on average).
FC Salzburg scores 3.08 goals when playing at home and SK Rapid Wien scores 3.87 goals when playing away (on average).
Average number of goals in meetings between FC Salzburg and SK Rapid Wien is 2.8.
When FC Salzburg leads 1-0 at home, they win in 87% of their matches.
When SK Rapid Wien leads 0-1 away, they win in 76% of their matches.
When FC Salzburg is down 0-1 home, they win 22% of their matches.
When SK Rapid Wien is down 1-0 away, they win 50% of their matches.
Average number of goals in the first half in meetings between FC Salzburg and SK Rapid Wien is 1.2.
Both teams didn't concede on their last match.
SK Rapid Wien have scored at least one goal for 6 consecutive matches.
FC Salzburg have scored at least one goal for 13 consecutive matches.
During the last 52 meetings with FC Salzburg playing at home, FC Salzburg have won 27 times, there have been 14 draws while SK Rapid Wien have won 11 times. The goal difference is 90-60 in favour of FC Salzburg.
SK Rapid Wien's last away win against FC Salzburg was in 2015.
During the last 107 meetings, FC Salzburg have won 47 times, there have been 28 draws while SK Rapid Wien have won 32 times. The goal difference is 158-136 in favour of FC Salzburg.