Darmstadt back in Bundesliga after decades

Arjen Robben, Franck Ribery and their fellow Bayern Munich stars will be in unknown territory when they and other Bundesliga clubs visit Darmstadt next season.
Perhaps there will be hot water in the locker room by then. Darmstadt has returned to the Bundesliga after 33 years, following an astonishing two-season run that may have taken the club itself by surprise.
Two years ago, Darmstadt was relegated to the fourth-tier competition but was reinstated to the third division when a nearby rival from Offenbach lost its license because of poor finances. It then marched through the third division and won a playoff to gain promotion to the second division. And in only one season, it secured a place in the Bundesliga by finishing second, with only five defeats in 34 matches. and”Itand’s absolutely incredible,and” captain Aytaandc Sulu said after Darmstadt won promotion with a 1-0 victory over St. Pauli on Sunday. and”Itand’s one of the most beautiful moments of my career. Itand’s absolutely fantastic to get to play in this stadium in front of these fans.and”

SOURCE: Today’s Zaman