Matt George

Matt George is a former writer/editor for Sactown Sports 1140.

“It’s Our Time to Punch First”, Sacramento Republic FC Need to Build Off the Last Weekend’s Momentum

Saturday, the Sacramento Republic FC got the breakthrough they've been searching for. But it means nothing if they don't build upon it.
1 year ago

“There’s A Lot of Bad Blood”, Sacramento Republic FC Prepare For Heated 2020 Playoffs Rematch with Phoenix Rising FC

After a blatant handball goal knocked them out of the 2020 USL Playoffs, the Republic FC get their chance at revenge on Saturday night.
1 year ago

Republic’s Tucker Bone Making an Immediate Impact for His New Club

Two goals in two matches is not a bad way to start a new season with a new club.
1 year ago

Republic FC’s Season Begins Tonight in Los Angeles

After far too long of an offseason, finally the Sacramento Republic FC are back!
1 year ago

Sacramento Republic FC Want Papa Murphy’s Park to be a “Horrible Place” to Play

Republic FC head coach Mark Briggs wants opponents to fear the Sacramento home-match environment.
1 year ago

Rafael Diaz, Kharlton Belmar Represent Sacramento Republic FC on World Cup Qualifier Stage

Weeks before the start of the 2021 Republic FC season, two players are building confidence overseas.
2 years ago

Will the Real Sacramento Kings Please Stand Up?

Which version of the Sacramento Kings is legitimate?
2 years ago

Republic FC Sign Attacking Midfielder Pete Pennanen

The 30-year-old Finnish attacking mid brings a wealth of experience to Sacramento.
2 years ago

WATCH: Kings Center Richaun Holmes Surprises Dad with a New Car

For his birthday, Richaun surprised his father with a brand new car. His reaction: Priceless.
2 years ago

“He’s Definitely Our MVP This Season” – Republic FC Goalkeeper Rafael Diaz Has Club’s Full Confidence Heading to Playoffs

Rafael Diaz has earned his opportunities this season, and made the absolute most of them.
2 years ago

“It Shows We Are On the Verge of Change” – Sacramento Republic FC’s Mark Briggs & Jordan McCrary Speak on Recent San Diego Loyal Incident

Republic FC head coach Mark Briggs & defender Jordan McCrary discussed Wednesday night's incident in San Diego after training on Friday.
2 years ago

Oakland A’s Fans Can’t Have Nice Things

Matt Chapman is gone. Are the A's World Series hopes gone with him?
2 years ago

Republic FC Head Coach Mark Briggs; “The Only Thing That Matters to Us is Being Prepared for Reno”

Coming off their 6th straight win Wednesday night, Sacramento plays Reno for first place in USL Group A on Saturday.
2 years ago

Red Cards & More Heroics Lead to Sacramento’s 6th Straight Win

The Republic FC overcame a red card to veteran Rodrigo Lopez in their 2-1 win over Orange County SC.
2 years ago

Teenagers Julian Chavez & Mario Penagos Lead Republic FC to 5th Straight Win

Some late game heroics from two Republic FC academy players leads to the 2-1 win in Portland
2 years ago

Source: 11 LA Galaxy II Members Test Positive for COVID-19

The Sacrament Republic FC played against LA Galaxy II on Saturday.
2 years ago

“I Want To See Passion” – Republic FC Head Coach Mark Briggs Demands More Out Of His Players

After scoring just one goal in the last two matches, Republic FC head coach demands more out of his club heading into Wednesday's match against Orange County FC.
2 years ago

Republic FC Earn First Win in Dramatic Fashion

Cameron Iwasa was the hero once again for Sacramento with his winning goal in extra time.
2 years ago

Republic FC Resume 2020 Season with a 3-3 Draw

Sacramento couldn't hold on to their 3-1 halftime lead, resulting in their second draw of the season.
2 years ago

Republic FC Round Table: Part 1

Part 1 of Matt George's interview with the Sacramento Republic FC.
2 years ago

Republic FC Unveil “Indomitable City” Scarf, Continue Indomitable Hands Program

Pre-Order the new "Indomitable City" scarf today, all proceeds go to the Raley's Food For Families foundation.
2 years ago

Kings vs Pelicans Game Postponed

After an NBA player tested positive for coronavirus, the NBA postponed Wednesday night's Kings vs Pelicans game and suspended the season.
3 years ago

Republic FC Open 2020 USL Season with Draw vs FC Tulsa

In front of a sold out Papa Murphys Park, the Sacramento Republic FC earn their first point of the season.
3 years ago

Kings’ Home Win Streak Ends at the Hands of the 76ers

The Sacramento Kings fall to the Philadelphia 76ers 125-108.
3 years ago