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Cardiff claims they are shocked by a report that the pilot in the plane crash that killed Emiliano Sala was not qualified to fly at night.

Cardiff ‘shocked’ by Emiliano Sala’s pilot report

Cardiff claims they are shocked by a report that the pilot in the plane crash that killed Emiliano Sala was not qualified to fly at night.
David Ibbotson

Report: Emiliano Sala pilot colour blind, not authorised to fly at night

The pilot of a small plane that plunged into the English Channel with newly-signed Premier League striker Emiliano Sala on board was not authorised to fly at night, the BBC reported on Saturday.
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Emiliano Sala

Emiliano Sala’s body arrives in Argentina

The coffin of footballer Emiliano Sala, who died in a plane crash between Nantes and Cardiff, arrived in Argentina on Friday ahead of his funeral in his hometown of Progreso.
Cardiff City’s English manager Neil Warnock walks on the pitch at the end of the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Cardiff City at the Emirates Stadium in London on January 29, 2019. (Photo by Ian KINGTON - AFP) -

Cardiff’s Neil Warnock, Ken Choo to attend Emiliano Sala’s funeral in Argentina

Cardiff manager Neil Warnock and chief executive Ken Choo will attend Emiliano Sala's funeral in Argentina on Saturday.
Tributes paid to Emiliano Sala

Tributes paid to Emiliano Sala at Premier League matches

Premier League clubs paid tribute to Emiliano Sala on Saturday after police confirmed the Cardiff striker was killed in a plane crash.
(FILES) This file photo taken on August 25, 2018 shows Nantes’ Argentinian forward Emiliano Sala at La Beaujoire stadium in Nantes, western France, on August 25, 2018. – Cardiff striker Emiliano Sala was on board of a missing plane that vanished from radar off Alderney in the Channel Islands according to French police sources on January 22, 2019. (Photo by SEBASTIEN SALOM GOMIS / AFP)

Nantes to retire the number 9 shirt in memory of late Emiliano Sala

Nantes plan to retire the No.9 shirt in memory of their former forward Emiliano Sala.
Emiliano Sala

Emiliano Sala’s sister pays tribute to brother after Police confirm death

Emiliano Sala’s sister has posted a heartbreaking tribute to her brother after Dorset Police confirmed the death of the Cardiff City striker.
A handout video footage still image released by the UK Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) shows the rear left side of the fuselage, including part of the aircraft registration, identified as part of the wreckage from the missing Piper Malibu aircraft that disappeared two weeks ago carrying footballer Emiliano Sala and pilot David Ibbotson lying on the seabed under the English Channel. – British investigators on February 4 said they had spotted a body in underwater images of the wreckage of the plane carrying footballer Emiliano Sala and pilot David Ibbotson that disappeared in the Channel two weeks ago. (Photo by HO / AAIB / AFP) /

UK police say body from plane wreckage identified as Emiliano Sala

A body retrieved from the wreckage of a crashed plane in the English Channel has been formally identified as Cardiff City’s Argentina-born football player Emiliano Sala, British police said on Thursday.
(FILES) This file photo taken on August 25, 2018 shows Nantes’ Argentinian forward Emiliano Sala at La Beaujoire stadium in Nantes, western France, on August 25, 2018. – Cardiff striker Emiliano Sala was on board of a missing plane that vanished from radar off Alderney in the Channel Islands according to French police sources on January 22, 2019. (Photo by SEBASTIEN SALOM GOMIS / AFP)

Nantes sue Cardiff City for Emiliano Sala transfer fee

Nantes are demanding the transfer fee Cardiff City owe them for missing striker Emiliano Sala.
Emiliano Sala

Emiliano Sala’s family requests divers to recover footballer’s body

Emiliano Sala’s family has demanded officials recover the bodies of the footballer and his pilot from the bottom of the English Channel – but the mission could be delayed by bad weather.
Horacio Sala

Emiliano Sala’s dad breaks down after discovery of plane

Emiliano Sala’s father has spoken of his anguish and disbelief after wreckage of the plane carrying the missing Cardiff City footballer son was discovered in the English Channel.
Emiliano Sala

Private investigators find wreckage of missing Emiliano Sala’s aircraft

The wreckage of the aircraft which disappeared over the English Channel in January carrying English Premier League player Emiliano Sala and his pilot has been located.
LONDON, ENGLAND – JANUARY 29: Alexandre Lacazette of Arseal celebrates after scoring his team’s second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Cardiff City at Emirates Stadium on January 29, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal beat Cardiff City on EPL sombre night amid Sala tributes

Arsenal struck two second half goals to earn a 2-1 win over relegation-threatened Cardiff City in the English Premier League at an emotional Emirates Stadium on Tuesday.

Michael Owen backs Arsenal to defeat Cardiff City

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Paris Saint-Germain’s Brazilian forward Neymar looks on during the French Cup round of 32 football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Strasbourg (RCS) at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris on January 23, 2019. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP)

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French authorities pick up five migrants in Channel

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