Republic FC defender Emrah Klimenta says soccer’s international flavor can provide challenges. “I’ve played on teams with players from Brazil, Central America and all over Europe, and it can be tough communicating sometimes.” ... Klimenta celebrates his goal against the Wilmington Hammerheads FC on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at Bonney Field in Sacramento.
Republic FC defender Emrah Klimenta says soccer’s international flavor can provide challenges. “I’ve played on teams with players from Brazil, Central America and all over Europe, and it can be tough communicating sometimes.” ... Klimenta celebrates his goal against the Wilmington Hammerheads FC on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at Bonney Field in Sacramento. Hector Amezcua hamezcua@sacbee.com
Republic FC defender Emrah Klimenta says soccer’s international flavor can provide challenges. “I’ve played on teams with players from Brazil, Central America and all over Europe, and it can be tough communicating sometimes.” ... Klimenta celebrates his goal against the Wilmington Hammerheads FC on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at Bonney Field in Sacramento. Hector Amezcua hamezcua@sacbee.com

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