Emiliano Sala Missing Plane
Cardiff City announced the signing of 28 year old Argentine striker Emiliano Sala from Nantes last week.
Cardiff City broke their club transfer spendings to sign Sala for £15 million pounds on a three and half year contract.
Sala scored 13 goals in total for Nantes in all competitions this season.
French Aviation authorities have confirmed that Emiliano Sala was in the plane that disappeared from radar screens 15 minutes later, while in British waters.
Emergency responders have launched a search and rescue operation at about 8.30pm after the plane carrying Emiliano Sala, Cardiff City’s record new signing, went off the radar.
Guernsey Police said that the Piper Malibu aircraft, which was travelling from Nantes to Cardiff, disappeared at about 8.30pm
Nantes have cancelled their training today !
“I am sure something will be found eventually. The plane was flying at 2,000ft when it dropped off the radar so it could have flown for about five or six miles before touching down,” said John Fitzgerald of the Channel Islands Air Search, has given this update.