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Cause of death footballer Emiliano Sala known after the plane was discovered in North sea

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The cause of death of Emiliano Sala is known after the body of the footballer was recovered in a crashed plane in the North sea. The Former died as a result of injuries to his head and torso, which indicates that he immediately after the impact was already deceased.

The world was in the past weeks in the wake of the search for the Argentine soccer star, who on Monday January 21, disappeared. He was at the time of his disappearance together with pilot David Ibbotson in a small plane that was on its way from France to Cardiff, where Sala would fit in at his new club Cardiff City.

Since then, with the man power and sought to Sala. When the search after a few days cancelled was because of the “low survival”, was looking for the family of the footballer on its own initiative further.

Pilot still missing

Only ten days after his disappearance, was the plane found. The wreck was at 69 metres depth in the North sea. A day later, it became known that the body of Sala was detected in the airplane. According to coroner Brendan Allen had the Argentinian to be identified on the basis of his fingerprints.

The 59-year-old David Ibbotson, the pilot that the airplane has to be controlled, lacking as yet any trace.

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