Major League Soccer

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Mayor Johnson, Republic FC President Meet With MLS Execs In New York

Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson and Republic FC officials are New York City where they met with Major League Soccer executives, hoping to convince them Sacramento is ready for a league expansion team.

KHTK Sports 1140–10/28/2014

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Following Championship In Its First Year, Sacramento Republic Not Slowing Down In Offseason

The Sacramento Republic won the USL Pro championship in the team’s inaugural on Saturday with a 2-0 win over the Harrisburg City Islanders.

09/29/2014

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Sacramento Revels In Republic FC Win, Sets Sights On MLS

Not willing to completely bask in the glow of Saturday night’s USL Pro Championship, Republic FC is rolling out a new campaign.

09/28/2014

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MLS Executive ‘Incredibly Impressed’ By Sacramento Bid For Professional Soccer Team

Major League Soccer executives learned more about site plans for a professional soccer field at the downtown rail yards on Friday.

09/19/2014

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Sacramento Trying To Sell MLS Officials On City’s Plans To Be Home Of League’s Newest Team

“We’re very excited about learning about Sacramento and what’s been happening with soccer here,” Abbott said.

09/18/2014

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Rail Yards Will Be Only Site MLS Officials Visit In Sacramento For Potential Stadium

The city dressed in purple for an NBA visit in 2011 to help keep the Sacramento Kings in Sacramento. Now the city is ready to dazzle again, this time for a professional soccer team.

09/15/2014

Glory Glory

Sacramento Republic Sell Out Rest Of Regular Season, First Playoff Game

The Republic (26-6-4, 52 pts) has consistently sold out games at both its new home at Bonney Field and the larger venue Hughes Stadium. Earlier this season, it set a USL Pro record for highest attendance in a season.

09/03/2014

Elk Grove

Elk Grove Hopes Land Buy Enough To Sway MLS Officials To Give Them Pro Soccer Team

Elk Grove is hoping to score a professional soccer team after the city bought a huge plot of land, but it’s facing stiff competition from Sacramento.

08/28/2014

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Elk Grove Leaders Won’t Let Long Odds Sway Them From Major League Soccer Dream

With sellout after sellout by the Sacramento Republic at Bonney Field, Elk Grove wants to get in the game. Though it’s 20 minutes south of Sacramento, city leaders believe they have a strong shot at scoring a team.

08/27/2014

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Mayor Kevin Johnson Joins Sac Republic FC’s Rally Cry

Mayor Kevin Johnson made sure to show at this Sacramento Republic FC home game.

08/09/2014

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Landon Donovan Says He’ll Retire After MLS Season

Landon Donovan says he will retire from professional soccer at the end of the MLS season.

KHTK Sports 1140–08/07/2014

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Sacramento Group In Portland Make MLS Dreams A Stronger Reality

Mayor Kevin Johnson and representatives from the USL Pro’s Sacramento Republic FC met with MLS officials in Portland during the league’s all-star weekend events.

08/06/2014

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