Europa League: Rapid Vienna tops Dinamo Zagreb 2-1

WIEN. Rapid Vienna beat Dinamo Zagreb to win 2-1.

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WIEN. Rapid Vienna overcame Dinamo Zagreb to win 2-1. All goals were scored in the first half.​ It was Rapid Vienna to strike first with an early goal of M. Grull at the 9′. Then it was a goal in the 24′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, M. Hofmann gave the win to Rapid Vienna in the 34′ minute with a goal. Dinamo Zagreb was vastly superior in terms of ball possession (61%).​

The match was held at the Allianz Stadion Stadium in Wien on Thursday and this began at 4:45 pm local time. The referee was Kateryna Monzul with the assistance of Maryna Striletska and Viktor Matyash. The 4th official was Denys Shurman. The weather was clear. The temperature was cold around 13.9 degrees Celsius or 57.07 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 54%.​

Match Statistics

Dinamo Zagreb was in firm control of the ball 61% while Rapid Vienna was struggling with a 39% ball possession.

Dinamo Zagreb was more aggressive with 43 dangerous attacks and 6 shots of which 2 were on target. Nevertheless, Rapid Vienna found a way to find the solution to win this match.​

Rapid Vienna shot 16 times, 6 on target, 10 off target. On the opposite side, Dinamo Zagreb shot 6 times, 2 on target, 4 off target.

Cards

Rapid Vienna received 4 yellow cards (L. Greiml, M. Hofmann, K. Wimmer and K. Kitagawa). On the opposite side, Dinamo Zagreb received 4 yellow cards (K. Andric, M. Baturina, M. Tolic and J. Misic).

After this match, Rapid Vienna has 3 points to occupy the 3rd place in the table. while Dinamo Zagreb stays with 3 points (2nd).

Match Events

  • 9'
    9'

    M. Grull

  • 23'
    23'

    L. Greiml

  • 24'
    24'

    M. Orsic

    L. Ivanusec

  • 34'
    34'

    M. Hofmann

    M. Grull

  • 39'
    39'

    K. Andric

    B. Petkovic

  • 41'
    41'

    K. Andric

  • 46'
    46'

    J. Sutalo

    R. Lauritsen

  • 46'
    46'

    M. Baturina

    A. Gojak

  • 51'
    51'

    M. Baturina

  • 69'
    69'

    T. Ballo

    T. Fountas

  • 73'
    73'

    M. Hofmann

  • 78'
    78'

    S. Moharrami

    S. Ristovski

  • 78'
    78'

    M. Tolic

    L. Ivanusec

  • 88'
    88'

    M. Tolic

  • 88'
    88'

    K. Wimmer

  • 88'
    88'

    K. Kitagawa

    E. Kara

  • 88'
    88'

    T. Schick

    K. Arase

  • 90'
    90'

    K. Wimmer

    M. Hofmann

  • 90'
    90'

    J. Misic

  • 90'
    90'

    K. Kitagawa

Next matche

In the upcoming Europa League match, Rapid Vienna will play away with Dinamo Zagreb on the 4th of November with a 0-0 head to head stats.

Dinamo Zagreb will host Rapid Vienna on the 4th of November with a 1-0 head to head record in favor of Rapid Vienna (0 draws).

Rapid Vienna: Formation and Lineups

Rapid Vienna started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).

The manager Dietmar Didi Kühbauer chose to play with the following team: Paul Gartler (6.5), Filip Stojković (6.1), Leo Greiml (7.3), Maximilian Hofmann (7.8), Kelvin Arase (7.0), Emanuel Aiwu (6.7), Robert Ljubičić (6.8), Maximilian Ullmann (6.2), Taxiarchis Fountas (6.8), Marco Grüll (8.4) and Ercan Kara (6.9).

Substitutions

Rapid Vienna made 4 changes: T. Fountas for T. Ballo (69′), E. Kara for K. Kitagawa (88′), K. Arase for T. Schick (88′) and M. Hofmann for K. Wimmer (90′).

Top player: Marco Grüll

Probably the most impressive player in Rapid Vienna was Marco Grüll.

His rating is (8.4) with 1 goal, 13 passes (61% accurate) and 4 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 12. He performed 9 crosses.

Dinamo Zagreb: Formation and Lineups

Dinamo Zagreb started with a 4-4-1-1 line-up (4-4-1-1).

On the opposite side, Damir Krznar played with: Dominik Livaković (6.8), Stefan Ristovski (6.8), Rasmus Lauritsen (6.3), Kévin Théophile-Catherine (7.0), Bartol Franjić (6.1), Luka Menalo (6.2), Josip Mišić (7.2), Amer Gojak (6.4), Mislav Oršić (7.3), Luka Ivanušec (7.2) and Bruno Petković (7.0).

Substitutions

Dinamo Zagreb made 5 changes: B. Petkovic for K. Andric (39′), R. Lauritsen for J. Sutalo (46′), A. Gojak for M. Baturina (46′), S. Ristovski for S. Moharrami (78′) and L. Ivanusec for M. Tolic (78′).

Top player: Mislav Oršić

The player who no doubt impressed Dinamo Zagreb the most was Mislav Oršić.

His rating is (7.3) with 1 goal, 25 passes (68% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 12. He performed 3 crosses.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Europa League

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