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Sacramento Republic F.C. face the Orange County Blues F.C. on the Fourth of July

Sacramento Republic F.C.'s shield
Courtesy of the Sacramento Republic F.C.

Sacramento Republic F.C. will face the Orange County Blues F.C. tomorrow night on the Fourth of July. After the game, fans will be treated to a fireworks show from the fine folks at Cal Expo. This will be the third time the two teams have faced each other this season. Sacramento won the last time they faced each was on May 3rd when they defeated the Blues 2-1.

The Republic are entering the game with a loss (2-0 defeat to the Oklahoma City Energy F.C.) and the Orange County Blues have won their last three games in a row (most recent victory was a 3-2 win over the Arizona United S.C. last Saturday). The Blues are led by midfielder Alan Russell who comes into the game with six goals and four assists followed by forward Christopher Cortez (five goals). Sacramento's leading scorer is midfielder Rodrigo Lopez with thirteen points (four goals and five assists) followed by Tommy Stewart with ten (four goals and two assists).

Tomorrow night's game will also be broadcasted on KHTK 1140 and it'll be also streamed live on http://www.sacrepublicfc.com/matchday and later on http://www.youtube.com. Fans attending the game are encouraged to wear their favorite superhero costume and apparel because it will be "Caped Crusader Night". Players wearing capes during the pregame festivities will be auctioned off at halftime with the proceeds going to "Capes4Heroes" charity. To learn more about this organization please visit http://capes4heroes.com/.

A few seats are available and they can be purchased at http://www.ticketmaster.com/Sacramento-Republic-FC-tickets/artist/196002...