Cal Expo was electric on Friday night as the Sacramento Republic rang in the first game at their new home with a win. The Republic gave up a 3-1 halftime lead to the Colorado Rapids Reserves, but tapped in a late goal for the 4-3 win.
In just a few hours after they went on sale, the Sacramento Republic FC’s tickets for their first game at Bonney Field sold out.
The Sacramento Republic will face a stiff test against the San Jose Earthquakes on Wednesday in the fourth round of the US Open Cup.
The Sacramento Republic plays in the country’s third professional tier, yet it’s drawing more fans to its home games than half of Major League Soccer teams.
Thomas Stewart struck home the lone goal in 74th minute to give the Republic (5-3-1, 16 points) a 1-0 win, and the team’s third in a row. The win pushes the first-year team into fourth place in the 14-team league.
Despite a weekend packed with plenty of sports options, more than 17,000 fans packed Hughes Stadium on Saturday.
It wasn’t the outcome everyone wanted, but there was no denying the incredible atmosphere at Sacramento Republic FC’s first home game.
The team announced that Saturday’s game is expected to nearly double a regular-season record for a United Soccer League Professional Division game.
Thousands of people are expected to flock to Hughes Stadium at Sacramento City College on Saturday for Sacramento Republic FC’s first home game against Harrisburg City Islanders. But before you head to the game, there are a few helpful tips you should know.
A team has only one inaugural season, and one home opener for that season. Be there for this historic occasion when Sacramento Republic FC, Sacramento’s professional outdoor soccer team, hosts its Home Opener on Saturday, […]
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The home field of the Sacramento FC soccer team will be named after Bonney Plumbing, Heating, Air and Rooting Service.