Sacramento Republic F.C. begin their two game road trip this Saturday with a game against the Richmond Kickers. After facing the Kickers, the Republic will travel to North Carolina to square off with the Charlotte Eagles. Richmond is ranked second in the league with a record of 8-1-8 whilst Sacramento is in fourth place at 9-5-2. Only three points separate the two teams with the L.A. Galaxy in the middle at third place with a record of 9-5-4.
Sacramento head into this game lead by midfielder Rodrigo Lopez with five goals and five assists followed by forward Tommy Stewart (four goals, two assists) and forward Justin Braun (three goals). The Kickers leading scorer is forward Matthew Delicate (ten goals, one assist) along with midfielder George Davis (seven goals, two assists). Richmond hasn't lost a game since April 12th (2-1 to the Charlotte Eagles) and have a record of 7-0-6. Sacramento is on a one game winning streak since defeating the Orange County Blues F.C. 2-1 last monday.
Kick-off is scheduled for 4:00 P.M. PDT and the game can be viewed at http://www.sacrepublicfc.com/matchday, http://www.youtube.com or you can follow the game on Twitter at https://twitter.com/SacRepublicFC. Sacramento's next home game will be this Thursday against the Orlando City Soccer Club and for ticket information please check out http://www.ticketmaster.com/sacramento-republic-fc-vs-orlando-city-sacra... for more details.