Austria Viena – Rijeka – Europa League: 18th October 2017
Austria Vienna is currently in the 4th position of Serie A, with 18 points accumulating after 11 championship games.
The hosts are in a very poor form with 2 consecutive defeats in the championship. Last season, the band from Vienna crashed on the field at Sturm Graz, score 3-0.
Austrian Friesenbichler is the team’s top scorer in the championship, and he has scored 5 times this time.
The hosts can not rely on the injury A. Grunwald, Ch. Martschinko, R. Almer, V. Demaku and L. Venuto.
The Austrians are in 3rd place in Group D in the Europa League, the team managing to score 1 point in 2 games.
On the other hand, Rijeka ranks second in the rankings of the first league in Croatia, with the team managing to score 25 points after 12 stages.
The guests have alternating evolutions in the championship. After the success of 5-1 in front of the Rudes, they gave up the previous stage on the field at Istra 1961, score 1-0.
Brazilian A. Herber is the best scorer of the team in the championship, with 8 goals scored in 12 games.
The Rijeka players have no significant absences for this move, so they will be able to send the best 11 possible to the field.
Guests are ranked 4th in this group, with 0 points accumulated after the first two games.