CA Bastia

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This article is about football club from Bastia, Corsica founded in 1920. For the club from the same city founded in 1905, see SC Bastia. For the club founded in 1971 from Biguglia, Corsica, see ÉF Bastia. For the Italian club from Bastia Umbra, see A.C. Bastia 1924.
CA Bastia
CA Bastia logo.png
Full name Cercle Athlétique Bastiais
Nickname(s) Les Noirs (The Blacks)
Founded 1920; 95 years ago (1920)
Ground Stade Armand Cesari
Ground Capacity 16,000
Chairman Antoine Emmanuelli
Coach Stéphane Rossi
League National
2013-14 Ligue 2, 20th (relegated)
Website Club home page

Cercle Athlétique Bastiais or CA Bastia is a French association football team founded in 1920. They are based in Bastia, Corsica, and will make their professional debut in the French Ligue 2 following their promotion in May 2013.[1]

Although their historic home stadium is the Stade d'Erbajolo in Bastia, CA Bastia will play their home games in Armand-Césari, home stadium of Bastia's other professional team, SC Bastia.[2]

Coaching staff[edit]

  • Head coach: Stéphane Rossi
  • Assistant coach: Lilian Nalis
  • Physical coach: Christophe Mondoloni
  • Goalkeeping coach: Dumè Murati

Current squad[edit]

As of 13 February 2015. Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 France GK Sébastien Lombard
2 Guinea FW Naby Demba
3 France FW Benjamin Santelli
4 Gabon DF Rémy Ebanega
5 Ivory Coast DF Mamadou Doumbia
6 France DF Freddy Rocher
7 France MF Bilel El Hamzaoui
8 Nigeria FW Sunday Mba
9 France FW Renaud Ripart (on loan from Nîmes)
10 France MF Jean-François Grimaldi
11 France FW Madimoussa Traoré
14 France FW Julien Toudic
No. Position Player
15 France FW Thibaut Bourgeois
17 Burkina Faso MF Florent Rouamba
18 Algeria MF Mohamed Benyahia (on loan from Nîmes)
19 France DF Clément Fabre
20 France DF Michel Moretti
21 France DF Michael Bosqui
22 France MF Sacha Petshi
23 France DF Johann Truchet
24 France DF Jérôme Sonnerat
25 France MF Damien Tibéri
30 France GK Dominique Agostini
40 France GK Amaury Garreau

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Le CA Bastia en Ligue 2" (in French). lequipe.fr. Retrieved 3 July 2013. 
  2. ^ "Ligue 2 - Le CA Bastia jouera bien à Furiani" (in French). http://corse.france3.fr. Retrieved 30 June 2013.