Cisse signs for Bastia

Updated: January 2, 2014

Furiani, France ( – French striker Djibril Cisse has signed
an 18-month deal with Bastia, the Ligue 1 side announced Thursday.

The 32-year-old had been playing at Kuban Krasnodar in the Russian Premier
League since July but now returns to France to better his chances of making
France’s World Cup squad.

Bastia becomes Cisse’s 10th professional club. He previously enjoyed stints at
Auxerre, Liverpool, Marseille, Sunderland and QPR, followed by spells in Qatar
and Russia.