2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
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237dKyle Bonagura

Garber: San Diego, Vegas, Phoenix on MLS list

MLS has moved forward on vetting alternative sites -- including Phoenix, Las Vegas, and San Diego -- after Sacramento's indefinite hold.

D. Ross Cameron-USA TODAY Sports
247dJeff Carlisle

MLS expansion: Where does Sacramento stand?

In February, Sacramento lost its lead investor in its bid for an expansion MLS team. Will the league still go to the California capital?

D. Ross Cameron-USA TODAY Sports
281dJeff Carlisle

Sacramento MLS team on hold after investor exits

The proposed MLS expansion team in Sacramento is on indefinite hold after investor Ron Burkle informed the league he has pulled out of the deal.

Garber 'never lost faith' in Sacramento joining MLS (1:22)
2y
Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports
4yESPN staff

Elliott replaces Buckle as Sacramento coach

The Sacramento Republic replaced coach Paul Buckle with former New Zealand midfielder Simon Elliott on Thursday, the USL club announced.

Associated Press
4yJeff Carlisle

Hewlett Packard CEO joins Sacramento bid

Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO Meg Whitman, and her husband Dr. Griff Harsh, have officially joined the investor group for Sacramento Republic FC.

Sacramento Republic FC
4yJeff Carlisle

MLS names 4 finalists for expansion teams

MLS says Cincinnati, Detroit, Nashville, and Sacramento are the four finalists for two expansion team slots to be announced in December.

MLS2Nashville/HOK
4yJeff Carlisle

MLS expansion candidates: Favorites

In part one of a two-part series, Jeff Carlisle assesses the front-runners and favorites among the 12 cities vying for an MLS expansion place.

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4yJeff Carlisle

Sacramento names jersey sponsor for MLS

Sacramento Republic FC has formalized a partnership establishing UC Davis Health as jersey sponsor should it be chosen as an MLS expansion franchise.

AP Photo/John Minchillo
4yESPN staff

USOC: Cincinnati, Miami stun MLS clubs

FC Cincinnati and Miami FC continued their improbable runs in the U.S. Open Cup, beating Chicago Fire and Atlanta United respectively on Wednesday.

USA Today Sports Images
4yESPN staff

USOC: Columbus, Orlando, RSL crash out

FC Cincinnati pulled off a 1-0 upset of in-state MLS rival Columbus Crew SC in the U.S. Open Cup, while Miami FC beat Orlando City SC.

Stephen Lam/Getty Images
5yJeff Carlisle

Sacramento MLS bidders acquire Republic

Sacramento's bid to get an MLS franchise took another step forward on Monday when Sac Soccer & Entertainment Holdings acquired USL side Republic FC.

Ian Horrocks/Sunderland AFC/Getty Images
5yJeff Carlisle

Sacramento in jeopardy for MLS expansion

Sacramento Republic are one of the USL's best-supported clubs and looked dead set for a move to MLS, but an ownership struggle has put that in danger.

Stephen Lam/Getty Images
5yJeff Carlisle

Whitman joins Sacramento owners - source

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise CEO Meg Whitman has joined the Sacramento Republic's ownership group, a club source confirmed to ESPN FC.

2021 USLC Table

PacificGPWDLGDP
Phoenix Rising FC322075+3367
Orange County SC3215710+752
San Diego Loyal SC3214612+848
Oakland Roots3211813-741
Tacoma Defiance3210913-439
LA Galaxy II3211615-239
Sacramento Republic FC3281212-636
Las Vegas Lights FC326323-3621
MountainGPWDLGDP
El Paso Locomotive FC3218104+2264
San Antonio FC3214108+1252
Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC3213109+1049
Rio Grande Valley FC Toros3213811+747
New Mexico United32121010+446
Austin Bold FC32101210-1042
Real Monarchs SLC325720-2822
CentralGPWDLGDP
Louisville City FC321877+2461
Birmingham Legion FC321868+2060
Memphis 901 FC3214810+550
FC Tulsa3214513+147
Oklahoma City Energy FC3281311-837
Indy Eleven329815-1535
Atlanta United 23281014-934
Sporting Kansas City II324820-3120
AtlanticGPWDLGDP
Tampa Bay Rowdies322327+3271
Charlotte Independence321859+2159
Pittsburgh Riverhounds321778+1858
Miami FC3216610+1554
Hartford Athletic3212515041
Charleston Battery3210715-1137
New York Red Bulls II327718-2528
Loudoun United FC324325-4715

RankingsUSL Championship

Goal Difference-6Tied-20th
Goals Scored3625th
Assists28Tied-21st
Goals Conceded42Tied-14th