Union Sportive Bressane

Union Sportive Bressane is a general sports club based in the town of Bourg-en-Bresse, France. The club has competed for the past few years in France's third division and top amateur league, Fédérale 1. During the 2007–08 season, they managed to reach the final of the Jean-Prat championship and faced a surging US Colomiers side. US Bressane was easily defeated 36-3, but thanks to reaching the final this still earned the club automatic promotion to the second division of France, Rugby Pro D2 for 2008-09.

US Bressane
Full nameUnion Sportive Bressane Pays de l’Ain
Founded1902; 118 years ago (1902)
LocationBourg-en-Bresse, France
Ground(s)Stade Marcel-Verchère (Capacity: 11,400)
PresidentJean-Marc Seguin and Philippe Duc
Coach(es)Jean Anturville, Jean-Pierre Boisson and Jérome Chatelard
League(s)Fédérale 1
2018–19Rugby Pro D2, 15th (relegated)
1st kit
2nd kit
Official website
www.usbparugby.com

Current standingsEdit

The current table for the 2018–19 Rugby Pro D2 is:[1]

2018–19 Rugby Pro D2 Table watch · edit · discuss
Pos Club Pl W D L PF PA PD TB LB Pts
1 Brive (PO) 30 19 1 10 816 556 260 6 7 91
2 Oyonnax 30 17 1 12 811 633 178 10 7 87
3 Bayonne (C, P) 30 17 1 12 719 537 182 6 7 83
4 Vannes 30 17 1 12 671 619 52 3 7 80
5 Mont-de-Marsan 30 16 1 13 681 599 82 6 6 78
6 Nevers 30 16 1 13 653 589 64 6 6 78
7 Béziers 30 17 1 12 563 602 -39 2 2 74
8 Biarritz 30 15 1 14 776 638 138 5 7 74
9 Soyaux Angoulême 30 14 1 15 614 646 -32 5 5 68
10 Provence 30 15 0 15 682 730 -48 3 5 68
11 Carcassonne 30 15 0 16 629 703 -74 3 6 65
12 Montauban 30 13 1 16 568 678 -110 3 7 64
13 Colomiers 30 13 0 17 534 594 -60 4 6 61
14 Aurillac 30 13 0 17 552 702 -150 3 6 61
15 Bourg-en-Bresse (R) 30 13 1 16 586 777 -191 4 2 60
16 Massy (R) 30 5 1 24 499 751 -252 1 6 29
Legend:
Pos = Position, Pl = Played, W = Won, D = Drawn, L = Lost, PF = Points For, PA = Points Against, PD = Points Difference, TB = Try Bonus Points, LB = Losing Bonus Points, Pts = Points Total
Green background (rows 1 and 2) receive semi-final Promotion play-off places.
Blue background (rows 3 to 6) receive quarter-final Promotion play-off places.
Red background relegation to Fédérale 1.

Notes:
When two teams have the same points total, position is determined by head-to-head results before points difference.


Current squadEdit

Note: Flags indicate national union as has been defined under WR eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-WR nationality.

Player Position Union
Richard Coulas Hooker   France
Vincent Girard Hooker   France
Julien Hourcade Hooker   France
Emmanuel Maignien Hooker   France
Sylvain Charlet Prop   France
Marc Clerc Prop   France
Fabien Magnan Prop   France
Jean-Francois Martinez Prop   France
Scott Zimmerman Prop   South Africa
Bertrand Aurignac Lock   France
Yoann Carpentier Lock   France
Pascal Laffite Lock   France
Régis Brochier Flanker   France
Nic Fitisemanu Flanker   New Zealand
Julien Flanquart Flanker   France
Grégory Garnier Flanker   France
Karim Kabi Flanker   France
Charly Laffitte Flanker   France
Aurélien Vacheret Flanker   France
Hamza Zouhair Flanker   France
Player Position Union
Garrick Cowley Scrum-half   Samoa
Alexandre Ducrozet Scrum-half   France
Florian Napoli Scrum-half   France
Paul Bailey Fly-half   England
Mathieu Chabaud Fly-half   France
Yoan Boulanger Centre   France
Mickaël Bourguignon Centre   France
Clint Eadie Centre   Australia
Anthony Frenet Centre   France
Mathieu Geantet Centre   France
Arnaud Perret Centre   France
Nicolas Manguelin Wing   France
Clément Michon Wing   France
Clément Mounic Wing   France
Tomasi Mawi Rokodiva Wing   Fiji
Mickaël Ollier Wing   France
George Truelove Wing   England
Jean-Baptiste Dambielle Fullback   France

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Classement PRO D2". Ligue Nationale de Rugby (in French). Retrieved 28 April 2019.

External linksEdit