Rapid win Vienna derby

Rapid Vienna have retained their chances to win the league for a 33rd time.The team managed by former 1860 Munich boss Peter Pacult beat city rivals Austria Vienna 1-0 away from home yesterday (Sun). It was the first defeat Austria Vienna suffered in the Bundesliga since losing to Rapid last November. Ex-SV Ried star Hamdi Salihi scored the only goal in both matches.On Saturday, title holders Red Bull Salzburg reached a 2-2 draw against former leaders Ried. The Bulls were 0-2 down after just 17 minutes.Sturm Graz are back on top of the table thanks to their 1-0 win over Magna Wiener Neustadt.The chances of LASK Linz to avoid relegation are meanwhile shrinking further. The team of Walter Schachner lost 0-1 against Wacker Innsbruck.The match between ninth-placed Mattersburg and Kapfenberg – who are coached by ex-GAK manager Werner Gregoritsch – ended 1-1.Match action in the Austrian Bundesliga will continue on Saturday when four matches are taking place before Red Bull clash with Austria Vienna the next day.The Austrian Bundesliga table after 25 of 36 rounds:Sturm Graz, 45 pointsAustria Vienna, 45Red Bull Salzburg, 41SV Ried, 42Rapid Vienna, 40Magna Wiener Neustadt, 38Wacker Innsbruck, 35Kapfenberg, 26SV Mattersburg, 20LASK Linz, 11