2 0 Red Bull Salzburg bends Rapid Vienna in the final phase
Series master Red Bull Salzburg has done it again. Eighth victory in the eighth game, three times as many points as Rapid – and that very early in the season. The duel on Sunday was not a self-run for the bulls.
Red Bull Salzburg defeated Rapid on Sunday with 2: 0. But green-white was significantly stronger than the naked numbers suggested. Until the penalty to the 1-0, Starstürmer Karim Adeyemi turned, Red Bull Salzburg was offensively unfamiliar little and the guests became more and more courageous with increasing playing time.
Bitter for Rapid: The penalty situation was tricky. Kevin Wimmer tried to clarify the ball, but did not see Adeyemi from behind. The Rapid defender pulled through and met the Germans on the thigh. The scene was checked by the Var minutes.
Finally, referee Hermahme saw the scene personally and pointed to the penalty. Never and never is that a penalty! , Wimmers should swiftly at SKY curse.
With the lead in the back, after 94 minutes, after 94 minutes, Bendel Aaronson finally put the lid on it – prepared by Noah Okafor, who added a massive tempo to a genius solo and delivered the perfect cross-pass.
Wimmer: Then we can stop football
After closing whistle was great at Rapids Wimmer s anger. For me it is an insanity that we are standing here and talking about such a situation. I have seen that he comes in my back, so I have stopped the movement immediately and might minimally touch him, said the defender.
Wimmer continues: I do not know why the VaR engages. That s never a wrong decision. If that is a penalty, then we can stop football. Clear wrong decision. Football is a contact sport. I can not understand the decision.
Articles and videos about the topic
Kühbauer NEVER ÖFB team boss?
Experience top sport live on Dazn. Get your free month now!
Naturally, otherwise, Adeyemi evaluated the scene: I was lucky and be fouled in the box. Without the penalty it would have become difficult. The contact was absolutely there. I felt the contact and that s enough for a penalty.