New Republic FC signing and Sacramento-native Matt Wiesenfarth had an early morning visit on Tuesday from Good Day Sacramento's Julissa Ortiz. Ortiz stopped by the Wiesenfarth household to talk Matt and his family about growing up in Sacramento and what it's like getting to play in front of more than 11, 000 fans with his hometown club.
Watch the full segment below.
Republic FC have a quick turnaround in USL play this week as they host Swope Park Rangers on Wednesday, Aug. 23. Kickoff is 8 p.m. This is the last 8 p.m. home kickoff for Republic FC as the kickoff time will return to 7:30 p.m. starting in September.
Tickets for Wednesday's match are available at Ticketmaster.com and there will be at least 100 tickets available for walkup purchase the day of the match at the Papa Murphy's Park box office. The box office opens at 6:30 p.m. on matchday.