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Sac Republic FC advances to the semifinals of the US Open Cup

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In what was one of the biggest games in franchise history, the Sacramento Republic FC team beat the Los Angeles Galaxy 2-1 on Tuesday night. With this victory, Sac Republic, a United Soccer Leagues team, advances to the semifinals. for the US Open Cup, making it the first time in team history. Major League Soccer teams like the LA Galaxy tend to advance much more often than USL teams. The two teams met for the quarterfinal match in Southern California. Players Rodrigo López and Luis Felipe Fernandes scored the team’s two goals in minutes 4 and 70 of the match. At a Sacramento County watch party, held at Pete’s Restaurant and Brewhouse, fans expressed their appreciation for the team to KCRA 3. life,” said Republic FC fan Bob Nelsen. “We love this football team. We’ve been season ticket holders since the first season they started and we watch as many games as we can.” Nelsen and his family attended the watch party and predicted a Sac Republic win over the LA Galaxy. “Judging from the setting of this It’s going to be amazing tonight,” fan Geraldine Nelsen said before the watch party. “MLS here we come.” Jose Salazar brought his two young daughters to the watch party. He couldn’t underestimate his love of the sport and his support of Sac Republic. “I’m a huge fan. I love football. I grew up watching soccer from my hometown,” Salazar explained. “The fact that we now have a team here in Sacramento means a lot to me.” Sac Republic made its first appearance in the quarterfinals of a US Open Cup .in May after beating the San Jose Earthquakes.They are also the only USL Championship team left in the tournament.The US Open Cup, also called the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup, is the oldest competition in US soccer and dates back to 1913. It is similar to cup competitions in Europe where smaller clubs compete against the bigger teams, with the winning club receiving $300,000.

In what was one of the biggest games in franchise history, the Sacramento Republic FC team beat the Los Angeles Galaxy 2-1 on Tuesday night.

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With this victory, Sac Republic, a team from the United Soccer Leagues, advances to the semifinals of the US Open Cup, for the first time in the team’s history. Major League Soccer teams like the LA Galaxy tend to advance much more often than USL teams.

The two teams met for the quarterfinal match in Southern California. Players Rodrigo López and Luis Felipe Fernandes scored the team’s two goals in the 4th and 70th minute of the match.

At a Sacramento County watch party, held at Pete’s Restaurant and Brewhouse, fans told KCRA 3 of their appreciation for the team.

“Football is life,” said Republic FC fan Bob Nelsen. “We love this football team. We’ve been season ticket holders since the first season they started and we watch as many games as we can.”

Nelsen and his family attended the watch party and predicted a Sac Republic victory over the LA Galaxy.

“Judging from the setting, tonight is going to be amazing,” fan Geraldine Nelsen said before the watch party. “MLS here we come.”

José Salazar brought his two young daughters to the clock party. He couldn’t underestimate his love for the sport and his support for Sac Republic.

“I’m a huge fan. I love soccer. I grew up watching soccer from my hometown,” Salazar explained. “The fact that we now have a team here in Sacramento means a lot to me.”

Sac Republic made its first appearance in the quarterfinals of a US Open Cup in May after beating the San Jose Earthquakes. They are also the only USL Championship team left in the tournament.

The US Open Cup, also called the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup, is the oldest competition in US soccer, dating back to 1913. It is similar to cup competitions in Europe where clubs smaller teams compete with those of the larger teams. The winning club receives $300,000.

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