The United Soccer Leagues Pro released the Sacramento Republic FC’s schedule for the team’s inaugural season on Thursday.
Republic FC will open the season on a five-game road trip in Southern California, including matches against the Los Angeles Galaxy II and Chivas USA Reserves.
Following the road trip, the franchise will play its first ever home opener versus the Harrisburg City Islanders on April 26 at 7:30 p.m.
The team plans to play its home games at Cal Expo in a new 8,000 seat stadium pending approval from the Cal Expo Board of Directors on an agreement between Cal Expo and Ovations Food Service, according to a press release.
Other notable games include matchups against defending USL champions Orlando City on July 17 and the final home game against the LA Galaxy II on Sept. 6.
Republic FC will play 28 games, including 14 at home.
The team’s preseason schedule will be released in the coming weeks and will feature matches against a Major League Soccer club, a European Premier League club and a Mexican Premiere club, according to a press release.
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