SC Bastia

SC Bastia manager François Ciccolini sacked

Ligue 1 side SC Bastia have parted company with manager François Ciccolini owing to a string of unsatisfactory results in recent weeks. According to L’Équipe, the current frontrunner to replace Ciccolini is former Red Star boss Rui Almeida, who left the Ligue … Read more »

Official | Lyes Houri completes Roda JC loan move

Bastia have confirmed that young midfielder Lyes Houri has joined Dutch club Roda JC Kerkrade on a loan deal until the end of the season. The 21-year-old has failed to make a first team appearance this season and will look … Read more »

Official | Nicolas Saint-Ruf heads to Corsica

SC Bastia have completed the signing of Montpellier defender Nicolas Saint-Ruf on a three-year-deal. The former Lens central defender joins SC Bastia on a free transfer, as his Montpellier deal was set to run out in June later this year. … Read more »

Mario Balotelli the subject of a foul-mouthed tirade from SC Bastia boss François Ciccolini

Images provided by Canal + show that OGC Nice striker Mario Balotelli was on the end of a foul-mouthed tirade from SC Bastia boss François Ciccolini last Friday night after the Ligue 1 encounter between the two sides. Ciccolini is caught on … Read more »

Nicolas Saint-Ruf closing in on SC Bastia move

French central defender and Montpellier man Nicolas Saint-Ruf is expected to complete a move to SC Bastia on Monday, according to L’Équipe. The 24 year old has less than 6 months remaining on his current MHSC deal and afee agreement between … Read more »

Official | Osmanlispor sign Thievy Bifouma from SC Bastia

SC Bastia have reached a mutual termination agreement with Congolese forward Thievy Bifouma, allowing the former West Brom and Espanyol man to join Turkish side Osmanlispor. SC Bastia will receive 15% of any future transfer fee, should the striker be sold … Read more »