FC Emmen’s promotion to the Eredivisie inspired huge celebrations in Emmen on Sunday evening as the team returned to Drenthe.
After FC Emmen defeated Sparta Rotterdam 3 to 1, the Drenthe team and their fans were bursting with pride. The victory meant that the Drenthe team would be promoted to the Dutch Eredivisie. When the players returned to Emmen following the football match at 9 p.m., a massive street party was waiting to welcome them home.
Check out this video by Dagblad van het Noorden of the festivities.
Photo source: Dagblad van het Noorden