Augustine Boakye named in Austrian Bundesliga team of the week

Published on: 18 September 2023

Ghana's Augustine Boakye has been named in Sofascore's team of the week for his outstanding performance for Wolfsberger AC on match day 7. 

Boakye grabbed an assist in Wolfsberger AC's 3-3 draw with Rapid Wien in the Austrian top flight.

Boakye started the game at the Allianz Stadion and lasted the full 90 minutes.

The head-to-head record for the teams before the game was Rapid Wien 18 wins, Wolfsberger AC 15 wins, and 10 draws.

The Wolves opened the game strongly in Hütteldorf, creating half-chances early on via Bamba and Boakye but failing to score.

After 30 minutes, the hosts from Vienna grabbed a 1-0 lead. Fally Mayulu pushed the ball into the net from the outside of the penalty area after Tijani dropped the ball while going forward.

The home side scored their second goal through Leopold Querfeld in the 41st minute.

A Rapid defender was shown a red card for afoul and Mohamed Bamba converted the penalty to make it 2-1 in the 69th minute.

Just a few minutes later, Bamba scored the equalizer to make it 2-2 in the 76th minute after a header from Boakye. In the 84th minute, the Hütteldorfers took the lead again Moormann headed a cross to make it 3-2. 

Thomas Sabitzer scored in added time to save his team from defeat.

Below is the team of the week: