‘Outraged’ 73-Year-Old Bastia Official Goes On Hunger Strike Over Stadium Ban

Chris Wright

15th, December 2012


By Chris Wright

The man they call ‘Hungry Joe’

SC Bastia’s former sporting coordinator, 73-year-old Jo Bonavita, has announced that he has gone on hunger strike after his beloved club (for whom he was worked since 1981) were handed a stadium ban by the French League (LFP).

With their recent fixture against Marseille being played behind closed doors as punishment for crowd trouble in a previous game against local rivals Ajaccio in October, Bastia fans swarmed outside the Stade Armand-Cesari to watch

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  1. Eckpfosten says:

    You better don`t mess with the Corsicans…

  2. Fat Albert says:

    Should be soon over, so things can get back to normal. I mean, he’s 73!

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