Thousands of FC Union Berlin supporters celebrated their club’s first-ever promotion to Germany’s top league in Berlin on Wednesday.

Footage shows thousands of fans filling the club’s Stadion An Der Alten Forsterei in the eastern suburb of Koepenick, as players dance on stage and pour beer over each other in celebration.

The team became the first club from the second division in seven years to win the Bundesliga relegation play-off.

FC Union Berlin became the first club from the second division in seven years to win the Bundesliga relegation play-off, and the fifth football club from the former East Germany to join the elite division of German football when they beat Stuttgart on away goals on Monday.

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