Commissioner On Expansion: 'Sacramento Is MLS Ready'"Sacramento is MLS ready," Garber said. "They've got 9,500 season tickets, good in any pro sports league. ... There's not a lot of competition there, and we seem to do better in those markets with less competition. There's an ownership group that's solid."
Investors Excited Sacramento Could Be Home To MLS TeamConstruction of a new downtown soccer stadium could start in a couple of months, and real-estate experts are already predicting increased interest after Thursday’s announcement.
San Francisco 49ers Leadership Change Will Have Big Impact On Sacramento Republic's FutureParaag Marathe's new role comes as the Republic is at a crossroads. The hopes for a Major League Soccer team in Sacramento took a blow earlier this year when the league opted to go with Minnesota for its last expansion plans before 2020.
Sacramento Republic MLS Stadium Plan Is Latest Hope For Railyards Infill ProjectA planned stadium in the railyards area of Downtown Sacramento is far from the first project that’s been planned for the largest urban infill project in the nation.
Sacramento Republic FC Releases First Stadium RenderingsIt was announced Tuesday by Sac Soccer and Entertainment Holdings (SSEH), the first renderings of the MLS stadium to be built in Sacramento if the city is selected as a part of the league's expansion. The designs are a part of the city's bid to promote the Sacramento Republic soccer team from the USL to the MLS.
Elk Grove Takes Another Step In Effort To Build A MLS ComplexThe city council will discuss the issue at Wednesday’s city council meeting.
New Reno USL Team Will Join Sacramento Republic In Soccer LeagueOwners of Reno's minor league baseball team say they'll hold a contest to name the United Soccer League team that will begin playing at Aces Ballpark in 2017.
Sacramento Republic Wants Fan Input On Future MLS Stadium In DowntownFans have played a role in the Republic brand and its crest. Now they’ll have a say in the team’s future home.
Coach Preki Leaving Sacramento Republic Halfway Through Team's Second SeasonPreki is reportedly a favorite to take over coaching Leicester City, an English Premier League Club, though his exact destination has not been confirmed.
Sacramento Republic Owners Drawing Inspiration From San Jose Earthquakes StadiumAvaya Stadium features the largest outdoor bar in North America with more than 40 beers on tap, and while grabbing a pint, fans can also power up their cellphones with solar charging stations.
Sacramento Republic Urges Fans To Push For MLS Expansion Team On Social MediaWarren Smith says MLS pays close attention to social media trends. The league is set to add Atlanta, Los Angeles, Minneapolis as it expands to 24 teams by the end of the decade. The league is already talking about expansion beyond that.
Sacramento Republic Will Face Familiar Foe San Jose Earthquakes In Lamar Hunt U.S. Open CupWith the Republic's 7-3 drubbing of Chula Vista FC, the defending USL Pro champions will face the San Jose Earthquakes in the fourth round of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup.