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Ex-Rapid Vienna coach Peter Pacult is accused of having seriously insulted a fan of the opponents' team.
The former Austrian national team striker – who currently coaches Red Bull-funded RB Leipzig in the fourth-highest German league – called a St Pauli fan a "gay pig" after his team’s 2-1 win over the Hamburg-based club on Sunday, according to reports.
League officials did not disclose whether Pacult could be disciplined. There is no information whether German football authorities have plans to investigate the matter.
» Sports 2012-05-31
Marcel Koller has taken a stand on his predecessor’s policies.
» Sports 2012-05-31
Peter Stöger will manage FK Austria Vienna from next season, it has emerged.
» Sports 2012-05-24
German second-league team 1. FC Kaiserslautern have presented Franco Foda as their new coach.
» Sports 2012-05-23
Manchester United have signalised interest in David Alaba.
» Sports 2012-05-22
Red Bull Salzburg (RBS) have won the ÖFB Cup.
» Sports 2012-05-18
FK Austria Vienna will not compete in the Europa League next season.
» Sports 2012-05-17
Christian Thonhofer and Ragnvald Soma will leave Rapid Vienna at the end of this season, club officials announced today (Thurs).
» Sports 2012-05-15
The future of Ricardo Moniz as coach of Red Bull Salzburg (RBS) is uncertain despite the team’s latest triumph.
» Sports 2012-05-11
Kapfenberg will be relegated at the end of this season.
» Sports 2012-05-02
Red Bull Salzburg (RBS) have reached the ÖFB Cup final.
Birth balance negative once again
The birth balance of 2012 has been negative for the first time in three years. This was due to an increase in deaths. Another trend is that women give birth to their first child when they are older.
Suspected fraud in community flats sector
Five recently renovated community flats are being taken apart again. The state-housing organisation "Wiener Wohnen" is examining whether the renovation works have been carried out properly.
Long Night of the Churches tonight
The programme of "Long Night of the Churches" offers hundreds of events in Vienna alone. It partly focuses on the topic of asylum. The question whether aliens go to heaven will also be discussed.
Army officer sentenced over getting recruits to lay flooring at his house
The state court of Vienna sentenced a second lieutenant of the Austrian Army to nine months in jail due to misuse of authority. He had three recruits lay the flooring in his own house.
Child injured on zebra crossing
A ten-year-old girl was severely injured in a car accident in Vienna-Margareten yesterday (Wed). A car hit her on a zebra crossing. It remained unclear whether the girl or the driver was supposed to wait.
Long Night of the Churches
Hundreds of churches Austria-wide to open their doors for the "Long Night of the Churches" (original: "Langen Nacht der Kirchen") on May, 24.
Cheapskate Tourist Almost Died In Sewer Visit
A German tourist had a lucky escape after he decided to go underground to get a view of the Vienna sewers, and fell badly breaking several bones including his hip and his leg.
Preparation for Life Ball begins
The preparations of the Life Ball in Vienna are at full blast after delays due to bad weather last weekend. Star guests like Eva Longoria and Carmen Electra are expected at Vienna Airport on Friday.
Woman killed by Vienna tram
A female pedestrian tried to cross a street in Vienna Hietzing yesterday afternoon (Tues) without paying attention to the traffic. She was hit by the tram number 60 and died at the scene.
15 minutes free parking instead of 10
The 15-minute parking ticket will replace the 10-minute parking ticket in autumn. The only alternative is to buy your parking ticket with your phone. A parking clock does not protect you from a fine.
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