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Cercle Athlétique Bastiais or CA Bastia was a French football team founded in 1920. They were based in Bastia, Corsica, and played at their highest point in Ligue 2, the second tier of the French football league system.[1]

CA Bastia
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Full nameCercle Athlétique Bastiais
Nickname(s)Les Noirs (The Blacks)
Founded1920; 99 years ago (1920)
Dissolved2017; 2 years ago (2017)
GroundStade Armand Cesari
Capacity16,000
ChairmanAntoine Emmanuelli
CoachStephane Rossi
LeagueChampionnat National
2016–1716th, Relegated
WebsiteClub website

Their historic home stadium was the Stade d'Erbajolo in Bastia, although they played their Ligue 2 home games in Armand-Césari, home stadium of Bastia's other professional team, SC Bastia.[2]

In 2017, after suffering relegation from 2016–17 Championnat National, they merged with Borgo FC to form FC Bastia-Borgo.[3]

Former PlayersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  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). corse.france3.fr. Retrieved 30 June 2013.
  3. ^ "Bastia CA : La fusion avec Borgo officialisée" (in French). foot-national.com. 3 July 2017. Retrieved 17 July 2017.