SACRAMENTO - The Sacramento Republic FC opened their new stadium, Bonney Field with a 4-3 victory over the Colorado Rapids Reserves Friday night.
After trailing 1-0 to the Rapid Resevers in the 1st half, Justin Braun scored with a header in the 20th minute off a Rodrigo Lopez cross. The goal made history becoming first Republic FC goal at Bonney Field.
Justin Braun made history by scoring the first Sacramento Republic FC goal at Bonney Field Friday night. KXTV News10
The Republic FC scored three more teams and held off a late Colorado run to secure the win.
With the victory, Republic FC moves to 7-4-2 in USL PRO play. Republic FC will play again at Bonney Field on Thursday, June 26 against Arizona United SC. The match is scheduled for kickoff at 7:30 pm PST.