1978–79 SK Rapid Wien season

The 1978–79 SK Rapid Wien season was the 81st season in club history.

Rapid Wien
1978–79 season
CoachKarl Schlechta
StadiumGerhard-Hanappi-Stadion,
Vienna, Austria
Bundesliga3rd
CupSemi-finals
UEFA CupFirst round
Top goalscorerLeague:
Vukan Perovic (11)

All:
Geza Gallos
Vukan Perovic
(11 each)
Average home league attendance6,600

SquadEdit

Squad and statisticsEdit

Squad statisticsEdit

Nat. Name Age League Cup UEFA Cup Total Discipline
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals    
Goalkeepers
  Peter Barthold 24 13 1 14
  Herbert Feurer 24 23 3 2 28
Defenders
  Reinhard Kienast 18 17+2 1 1+2 2 20+4 1 5
  Wolfgang Kienast 21 9+4 2 0+1 11+5 2
  Bernd Krauss 21 22+2 3 3 1 1 26+2 4 4
  Erich Lisak 21 5+1 0+2 5+3 1
  Egon Pajenk 27 27 1 2 2 31 1 6 1
  Peter Persidis 31 30+2 4 2 36+2 5
  Johann Pregesbauer 20 31+3 4 2 37+3 3
  Werner Walzer 30 21+4 1 3 1 25+4 1
  Günther Wessely 18 1+1 1+1 1
Midfielders
  Günther Happich 26 35 6 4 2 41 6 2
  Helmut Kirisits 24 29 6 3 2 1 33 8 8 1
  Heribert Weber 23 30 3 4 1 2 36 4 6
Forwards
  Wolfgang Augustin 20 1+3 1+3 2
  Lars Francker 26 12+9 3 2+1 1 2 1 16+10 5
  Geza Gallos 29 35+1 9 4 2 2 41+1 11 1
  Johann Gröss 18 13+4 2 1+1 2 14+5 4 1
  Johann Krejcirik 26 11+9 1 1 1+1 1 13+10 2 3
  Paul Pawlek 21 5+12 4 0+1 0+2 5+15 4 1
  Vukan Perovic 25 26+2 11 2 28+2 11 6

[1]

Fixtures and resultsEdit

[2]  Win   Draw   Loss

LeagueEdit

Rd Date Venue Opponent Res. Att. Goals and discipline
1 18.08.1978 H Austria Wien 3-1 20,000 Happich   5' (pen.), Francker   15', Krauss   71'
2 25.08.1978 A Austria Salzburg 0-1 15,000 Pajenk   75'
3 02.09.1978 H Vienna 2-1 7,800 Gallos   12', Happich   28'
4 09.09.1978 A GAK 1-1 8,000 Kirisits   7'
5 15.09.1978 H Wacker Innsbruck 2-0 9,000 Krejcirik   65', Happich   67' (pen.)
6 22.09.1978 H VÖEST Linz 0-1 6,000
7 29.09.1978 A Admira 1-0 7,000 Kirisits   76'
8 06.10.1978 H Wiener SC 1-0 9,700 Pajenk   64'
9 13.10.1978 A Sturm Graz 0-0 8,500
10 22.10.1978 A Austria Wien 1-5 22,000 Kirisits   74'
11 28.10.1978 H Austria Salzburg 4-0 6,000 Kirisits   41', Pawlek P.   51'   76', Krauss   58'
12 04.11.1978 A Vienna 2-3 7,000 Krauss   33', Gallos   77'
13 11.11.1978 H GAK 3-1 5,700 Perovic   5'   12', Francker   47'
14 18.11.1978 A Wacker Innsbruck 2-0 6,000 Francker   44', Weber H.   82'
15 25.11.1978 A VÖEST Linz 0-0 4,500
16 02.12.1978 H Admira 1-1 2,500 Happich   86' (pen.)
17 08.12.1978 A Wiener SC 3-3 6,000 Perovic   6'   61', Gallos   47'
18 16.12.1978 H Sturm Graz 3-0 3,000 Happich   15' (pen.), Schilcher   32' (o.g.), Gallos   39'
19 24.02.1979 H Austria Wien 1-2 13,000 Happich   70' (pen.)
20 03.03.1979 A Austria Salzburg 2-2 8,000 Gröss   36', Gallos   86'
21 10.03.1979 H Vienna 0-0 5,200
22 17.03.1979 A GAK 2-2 6,000 Gallos   16'   61'
23 24.03.1979 H Wacker Innsbruck 3-0 6,000 Kienast Rei.   37', Kirisits   58', Weber H.   88'
24 31.03.1979 H VÖEST Linz 1-1 5,500 Weber H.   22'
25 08.04.1979 A Admira 2-1 6,000 Kirisits   64', Perovic   69'
26 12.04.1979 H Wiener SC 0-1 6,000
27 20.04.1979 A Sturm Graz 0-0 7,000
28 28.04.1979 A Austria Wien 1-4 6,000 Pawlek P.   67'
29 04.05.1979 H Austria Salzburg 2-0 2,500 Perovic   11'   77'
30 12.05.1979 A Vienna 1-1 10,000 Perovic   63'
31 18.05.1979 H GAK 0-0 3,000
32 26.05.1979 A Wacker Innsbruck 2-4 10,000 Perovic   48', Gallos   74' (pen.)
Kirisits   33'
33 01.06.1979 A VÖEST Linz 2-2 3,000 Walzer   36', Gallos   61'
34 08.06.1979 H Admira 0-1 2,000
35 15.06.1979 A Wiener SC 0-3 8,000
36 22.06.1979 H Sturm Graz 4-0 5,000 Pawlek P.   58', Perovic   63'   90', Gröss   80'

CupEdit

Rd Date Venue Opponent Res. Att. Goals and discipline
R2 12.08.1978 A Simmering 2-2 (5-4 p) 5,000 Mühlhauser   60' (o.g.), Gallos   105'
R16 26.10.1978 A FavAC 6-0 10,300 Weber H.   4', Francker   17', Kirisits   55'   75', Krauss   76', Gallos   90'
QF 06.03.1979 A GAK 2-1 3,000 Gröss   12'   89'
SF 18.04.1979 H Wacker Innsbruck 0-2 5,500

UEFA CupEdit

Rd Date Venue Opponent Res. Att. Goals and discipline
R1-L1 13.09.1978 A Hajduk Split   0-2 25,000
R1-L2 27.09.1978 H Hajduk Split   2-1 25,000 Krejcirik   73', Francker   89'

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Saison 1978/79". rapidarchiv.at. Retrieved 29 July 2016.
  2. ^ "Spiele 1978/79". rapidarchiv.at. Retrieved 25 July 2016.