Watch (mini-doc): The Rise of Union Berlin

Union Berlin made waves during the Covid-19 pandemic when its fans gathered outside its home stadium walls to cheer on its team when they weren't allowed inside. "They're a little bit mad," says reporter Janek Speightin DW Sports' mini-documentary of the club.

The club from the former East Germany finished fifth in the Bundesliga last year after winning promotion in 2019 for the first time in club history.  

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