Dundalk vs Rapid Vienna Match Preview
This is a Europa League encounter on Thursday evening (UK time). Dundalk will take on Rapid Vienna at Oriel Park with a 8:00pm kick-off.
The match will be shown live on BT Sport ESPN.
Check back for preview and match prediction.
Head To Head
Dundalk played Rapid Vienna earlier this month. It was a Europa League clash. The winners on the day were Rapid Wien with a final score of 4-3. D. McMillan netted twice for the home team.
Note that this was the first match between these two sides in the ten years of data analysed.
Looking at the results for the last year, Dundalk have played 20 matches. They have 11 wins; 1 draw; and 8 losses. This gives them a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 55%-5%-40%.
During this recent year, they average 1.85 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.3.
At home over this time, they have a win rate of 63% (7 wins) from their last 11 home fixtures. 0% (0) of these games at home have been a draw, with the remaining 36% (4) being a loss for the home side.
On average they have scored 2.0 goals when at home in this same period while they have conceded 1.0.
In their last ten matches, across all competitions, they have averaged 1.5 goals per match; they have won 5 of these matches. The frequency of matches in which both Dundalk and their opposition have scored is 5 out of the ten and the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 6 from the last ten.
Looking at results for the last year, Rapid Vienna have played 32 matches. They have 17 wins; 9 draws; and 6 losses. This puts them on a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 53%-28%-18%.
Over this 12-month period, they average 2.28 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.22.
When away from home in this period, they have a win rate of 50% (7 wins). There have been 14 away fixtures. 28% (4) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 21% (3) ending in a loss when they are the away team.
On average they have scored 2.14 times when away from home in this period. They have conceded 1.21.
Their recent performance, in league or cup football, shows that they have a total of 24 goals in their last ten matches. In this time they have a win rate of 60%. Of those ten matches, 8 of them have seen both sides score. The total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 7 from their last ten.
And they have scored at least once in each of their last 3 matches.