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Body Recovered From Wreckage Identified As Emiliano Sala

A body recovered from a crashed plane carrying Cardiff City's new signing Emiliano Sala has been for...
Kim Buckley
Kim Buckley

6:43 AM - 8 Feb 2019



Body Recovered From Wreckage I...

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Body Recovered From Wreckage Identified As Emiliano Sala

Kim Buckley
Kim Buckley

6:43 AM - 8 Feb 2019



A body recovered from a crashed plane carrying Cardiff City's new signing Emiliano Sala has been formally identified as the footballer.

The light aircraft came down in the English Channel last month - the pilot David Ibbotson's not been found.

The pair went missing on 21 January after the plane they were travelling on from Nantes to Cardiff crashed 34km off the coast of Guernsey.

Air accident investigators are still trying to establish what happened.

Football clubs, including Barcelona, Porto and Sevilla have begun tweeted tributes:



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