Zambian duo starts for Salzburg against Rapid Wien
Zambian duo of striker Patson Daka and midfielder Enock Mwepu have been named in Redbull Salzburg starting line up for this evening’s Austrian Bundesliga clash against Rapid Wien at the Redbull Arena.
Coach Jesse Marsch has made one change to the team that started against Austria Lustenau with Enock Mwepu taking up the place of Noah Okafor.
Austrian goalkeeper Cican Stankovic starts in goal with Albert Vallci, Andreas Ulmer, André Ramalho, and Max Wöber making up the back four.
In midfield Zlatko Junuzovic, Dominik Szoboszlai, Majid Ashmeru joins Mwepu who misses the UNIQA ÖFB Cup final due to suspension to make up a midfield quartet.
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Daka who has been in fantastic form for Salzburg this season scoring 20 goals and making 8 assists in all competitions partners Korea Republic forward Hee-Chan Hwang.
The match is the first for Salzburg since the return of the Austrian Bundesliga after close to a three months break.
Salzburg leads the log with 24 points following the Senate 1 of the Football Bundesliga’s decision to dock LASK Linz 12 points for breaking strict social distancing rules in training.
Kick-off of the match at the Redbull Arena is at 20:30
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