Florian Thauvin is a French footballer who plays for French club Bastia in Ligue 1. He plays as anattacking midfielder and is a France youth international having earned caps at under-18 level. He has previously played for Grenobleand made his professional debut on 11 March 2011 in a 1–1 league draw with Vannes. Following the liquidation and relegation of Grenoble to the Championnat de France amateur 2, Thauvin departed the club and signed his first professional contract with Bastia. He recorded his first goals against Bordeaux and Bastia won the match 3-1 on 28 October 2012.