Bonney Field, home of the USL Republic FC soccer team, will host an international rugby match for the third consecutive year this summer.
The USA Men’s Eagles – the United States’ national rugby union team – will play Russia on June 25, with tickets on sale March 24. Those interested can contact Republic FC at 916-307-6100 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
In 2014, the home of Republic FC hosted the first international rugby match in Sacramento when the Eagles beat Canada 38-35. Last year, Bonney hosted a Pacific Nations Cup doubleheader, with the Eagles beating Japan 23-18 and Fiji and Samoa playing to a 30-30 tie.
The Eagles also will play at San Jose’s Avaya Stadium against Italy on June 18.