Leader SV Horn kept its clean sheet in the second football league in the fourth round. The Lower Austrians landed a 1-0 (1-0) win at the pointless bottom FC Dornbirn on Friday. The lead over the first pursuer Vienna, who did not get more than 1-1 (1-0) after taking the lead at FC Liefering, is four points.
The SKN St. Pölten lost to the second team from Sturm Graz after two exclusions with 2:5 (1:1) and is only seventh. Bundesliga relegated Admira drew 3: 2 (2: 1) against the Young Violets from Austria Vienna on points with the Lower Austria rival. The two heavyweights are five points behind leader Horn. In addition to Amstetten and Sturm II, this also applies to the FAC. The Viennese defeated Forward Steyr 2-1 (2-0). Burak Yilmaz scored the gold goal in Dornbirn after preliminary work by Markus Wallner (81st). Goalkeeper Fabian Ehmann, who then saved a hands-on penalty from Dornbirn’s Renan (88′), became Horn’s match winner. The league leaders have won all four previous games by one goal. The decisive goals in all games came in the final quarter of an hour. Chasers Vienna led in Grödig against Liefering for a long time through a goal by Nils Zatl, but conceded the equalizer with a remarkable header from Karim Konate (80th). The ambitious climber from Vienna is still undefeated, but after the most recent 1-1 draw against St. Pölten, they had to settle for a draw for the second time in a row. Blau Weiß also only got one point after taking the lead against GAK. Although Linz dominated before the break, Matthias Seidl only scored one goal (36′) after Ronivaldo’s headed preparatory work. The equalizer came from a hands-on penalty by Michael Liendl (59′) – the 36-year-old’s first goal since returning to GAK. Blau Weiß gave up a lead in Horn (1:2) last week. The St. Pöltner team weakened with red for Kevin Monzialo (60th/violence) and yellow-red for Karim Conte (67th). Sturm II itself. Grazer were already the more dangerous team before that. Sturm’s Milan Toth scored three goals (16′, 73′, 81′). In addition, Mohammed Fuseini, who was recently also used by the professionals, after a remarkable solo (53rd) and Samuel Stückler (78th) entered the shooting list. St. Pölten managed to equalize twice through Souleymane Kone (24th) and Luis Hartwig (56th). Admira managed after an early 2-0 lead through an own goal by Timo Schmelzer (4th) and a header by Nicolas Keckeisen (6th) in the first half of the game. Shortly before the break, Dario Kreiker scored the goal (45th). After Angelo Gattermayer’s 3:1 (59th), the Violets shortened again through Martin Pecar (76th). The goals for FAC were scored by Vice Miljanic (5th) and ex-Steyrer Christopher Kröhn (44th). Tobias Pellegrini was successful for Steyr (60th).