In this file photo taken on January 13, 2009 Spectators watch the Liiga (Professional Finnish league) Ice Hockey match from a sauna at the Hartwall Arena in Helsinki. - The sauna tradition in Finland's has been inscribed on the UNESCO Lists of Intangible Cultural Heritage on December 17, 2020. LEHTIKUVA / AFP
Finland’s Christmas-themed football club FC Santa Claus was in the spotlight this week, with multiple news outlets covering the popular team’s journey through the national football league.
The club, which was formed in 1993 and is based in Rovaniemi, enjoys a large fanbase among local as well as global audiences.
While the team has not met with much success on the field and is currently in the fourth division of the league, it is known for its festive spirit.