Hapoel Katamon Jerusalem

From the Times of Israel (by way of follow up to this post):

Hapoel Katamon Jerusalem, the first soccer team in Israel to be owned entirely by its fans, made history on Friday by gaining promotion to Liga Leumit, the National League, Israel’s second division.

A nice piece of good news to start the week with.

Less than six years after being established by a small group of fans, Katamon — with its goal of providing an alternative for Jerusalem’s soccer-loving public, built on fan-power, anti-racism and community outreach — will now take its place in Liga Leumit in the coming season. Its next ambition: making in into the top division — the Israeli Premier League.

You can read it all, here.