Bastia striker Brandao has been handed a six-month ban for his headbutt on Paris St Germain defender Thiago Motta.
Bastia needed Guillaume Gillet's second-half equaliser to rescue a 1-1 draw at home to newly-promoted Lens in Ligue 1.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored a hat-trick in Paris Saint-Germain's 5-0 win over Saint-Etienne, while Lyon were beaten again.
Bordeaux's 100 per cent start to the season came to an end with a 1-1 draw against Bastia at the Stade Chaban-Delmas.
Bordeaux topped the Ligue 1 table after beating Nice 3-1, while Lille beat Lorient 2-0 to maintain their unbeaten start.
Claude Makelele claimed his first win as a manager as Bastia overcame Toulouse 1-0.
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