Ligue 2: Quevilly Rouen-Bastia and Bastia-Nancy are postponed

Held in check for its return to L2 by Nîmes (1-1), Sporting Club de Bastia will have to wait before playing its second match. It is indeed affected by the Covid-19 epidemic with 9 declared and confirmed cases, including three guards. However, according to the protocol of the LFP, if the two professional goalkeepers are contaminated, the match must be postponed. Medical tests were carried out today by Sporting, and results expected in the coming hours could reveal additional cases.

Thus, the Quevilly Rouen-SC Bastia match, counting for the 2nd day of Ligue 2 and initially scheduled for Saturday July 31, 2021 at 7 p.m., has been postponed to Wednesday August 18, 2021 at 7 p.m. And the SC Bastia-Nancy meeting, counting for the 3rd day and initially scheduled for Monday August 9 at 8:45 p.m., will be played on Wednesday August 11, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.

The health situation is of great concern to the technical staff and managers, convinced that this outbreak of cases will disrupt the smooth running of the season. Between August 11 and August 21, Corsican players will play four league matches, including three away. As a reminder, the affected professionals will have to remain in isolation for ten days, then follow a phase of individual recovery of seven days before having the right to find the group. According to our information, one of the nine positive players has completely completed his vaccination phase.