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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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The Grant Napear Show – August 6, 2014

The Grant Napear Show kicked off with discussion of the Major League Soccer expansion talks that are currently taking place in Portland between Sacramento Republic FC, Sacramento Kings and MLS brass. Damon Hack, Golf Channel […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/06/2014

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Sacramento Republic Pitching MLS Aspirations At All-Star Weekend In Portland

MLS Commissioner Don Garber will tour Sacramento soon to see possible stadium sites. The Republic have discussed three possibilities: The Sacramento railyards, the West Sacramento bridge district and the Downtown Plaza.

KHTK Sports 1140–08/05/2014

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English Premier League Team Playing in Sacramento on July 18

The July 18 match will pit Norwich City against Mexican club Dorados de Sinaloa at Raley Field.

05/28/2013

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Elk Grove Considers Bringing Major League Soccer To Region With $100M Stadium

As Elk Grove kicks around the idea of bringing in a Major League Soccer team, some are questioning if it could work with a professional team already headed to Sacramento.

03/12/2013

Men's league players play a game at Soccer World in Elk Grove. (credit: CBS13)

Investors Eye Elk Grove For Major League Soccer Team

A group of investors looking to own a Major League Soccer team has asked the city of Elk Grove to enter into an exclusive negotiating agreement to bring an expansion team to the city.

12/14/2011