Tipico Bundesliga duel: Close contest expected between Mattersburg and Rheindorf Altach

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Competition: Austria Tipico Bundesliga
Competition: Sat 14.March
Match begins: 16:00 (UTC)
Venue: Pappelstadion (15100 seats)

Season ticket holders at Pappelstadion haven’t seen too many victories this season, with Mattersburg languishing in the 11th position so far. The guesting Rheindorf Altach will be hopeful to defend their higher league position in this one.

We should expect both teams to be fresh and ready for this match, as there is some time since both teams last played. Let's have a look at how the teams are doing!

Mattersburg have had a bad season and will be relegated from Tipico Bundesliga. Rheindorf Altach are nearing the end of this stay in this division as relegation is now unavoidable.

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Mattersburg form and stats

Mattersburg's results here at Pappelstadion in the Tipico Bundesliga have been very modest with 1 victory, 2 draws and 8 defeats. Mattersburg are slowly digging their own grave here at Pappelstadion with the depressing streak of not having won a home league game in ten attempts. The last victory here came in the Hartberg match.

Mattersburg's previous game was also a home match, the defeat 0-1 versus LASK Linz (placed 1st). Prior to that was the away defeat visiting Rapid Wien (1-3).

The bookmakers consider this a fairly even contest. One could say only the home advantage separates the teams. It could be relevant to look at how Mattersburg have performed in matches similar to this (as small favourites). Our database has found two matches with the results: Won one, drawn zero and lost one.

Mattersburg have scored 10 league goals here from 11 matches, not a lot. Mattersburg have conceded 25 goals in these home games, a significant number.

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Rheindorf Altach form and stats

The hunting on away grounds haven’t been very fruitful for Rheindorf Altach so far with only 10 points returning home. The records show 3-1-7 (win-draw-lose).

Two away games in a row for Rheindorf Altach, who will hope to get a better result in this one after losing 0-2 versus Admira in the Tipico Bundesliga. That result followed a home victory 3-2 versus Salzburg.

So, this is expected to be a close game, an even contest. Looking at earlier matches with Rheindorf Altach playing away and similar expectations, we found seven relevant matches. Results were two Rheindorf Altach wins, one draw and four defeats.

Rheindorf Altach have a decent goal production going in their away games, although not fantastic. In 11 league away games 13 goals have been scored. Rheindorf Altach have conceded 22 goals in these games.

Head 2 Head

The dueling parties have met before this season: Mattersburg - Rheindorf Altach 0-0. Head-to-head totals (for the last ten meetings): Mattersburg won three games, four matches ended with a draw and Rheindorf Altach has three wins. Over 2,5 goals / under 2,5 goals: two / eight

Top Goalscorers

MattersburgA. Gruber
A. Gruber
9 goals
Rheindorf AltachS. Sam
S. Sam
5 goals
MattersburgA. Kuen
A. Kuen
4 goals

Mattersburg missing players

Rheindorf Altach missing players

Mattersburg Rheindorf Altach
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs low Away Total
22 11 3 Played P 3 11 22
5 1 1 Won W 2 3 7
3 2 1 Drew D 0 1 3
14 8 1 Lost L 1 7 12
26 10 6 Scored S 7 13 34
52 25 9 Conceded C 2 22 44
91% 91% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 91% 95%
82% 73% 100% Over 1.5 O 1.5 100% 91% 91%
73% 64% 100% Over 2.5 O 2.5 67% 64% 73%
50% 36% 67% Over 3.5 O 3.5 33% 27% 41%
32% 36% 67% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 18% 32%
64% 55% 100% BTTS BTTS 0% 36% 50%
14% 9% 0% Clean Sheets C S 67% 27% 18%
32% 45% 0% Failed to Score F T 33% 45% 36%
 
4.5 5.4 5.7 Corners for (avg) C F 3.7 4.2 4.3
8.3 7.1 6.7 Corners against (avg) C A 4.3 5.7 4.8
2.1 2 1.7 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 2.7 2.4 2.1
0 0 0 Red cards R C 1 1 3
 
189 103 37 Total Shots T S 32 100 230
81 40 13 Shots on Target S O 22 50 101
32% 25% 46% Goal Efficiency G E 32% 26% 34%
Key stats in Tipico Bundesliga this season:
  • Mattersburg has the fewest points (5) at home
  • Mattersburg have conceded at least twice as many goals as they have scored at home.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 LASK Linz 22 17 3 2 50 20 11 6 3 2 27 15 11 11 0 0 23 5 30 54
2 Salzburg 22 14 6 2 74 26 11 9 1 1 45 14 11 5 5 1 29 12 48 48
3 Rapid Wien 22 11 7 4 47 26 11 4 4 3 20 14 11 7 3 1 27 12 21 40
4 Wolfsberger AC 22 11 5 6 50 27 11 5 3 3 27 15 11 6 2 3 23 12 23 38
5 Sturm Graz 22 9 5 8 37 28 11 4 2 5 16 15 11 5 3 3 21 13 9 32
6 Hartberg 22 8 5 9 36 50 11 5 3 3 20 18 11 3 2 6 16 32 -14 29
7 Austria Wien 22 5 10 7 33 36 11 4 4 3 17 14 11 1 6 4 16 22 -3 25
8 Rheindorf Altach 22 7 3 12 34 44 11 4 2 5 21 22 11 3 1 7 13 22 -10 24
9 Admira 22 4 7 11 22 43 11 2 3 6 8 16 11 2 4 5 14 27 -21 19
10 Wattens 22 5 4 13 26 50 11 2 2 7 10 25 11 3 2 6 16 25 -24 19
11 Mattersburg 22 5 3 14 26 52 11 1 2 8 10 25 11 4 1 6 16 27 -26 18
12 St. Pölten 22 3 8 11 21 54 11 1 4 6 12 30 11 2 4 5 9 24 -33 17

Read more about Tipico Bundesliga

The Austrian Football Bundesliga is the top level football league in Austria. It was founded in 1974, but there has been an Austrian league championship since 1911. Since the 1950s Austrian football has been dominated by Rapid Wien, Austria Wien and recently Red Bull Salzburg.