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Matches in Champions League and Europa League begin with a minute of silence in memory of Emiliano Sala

Before the start of the matches of the Champions League and the Europa League will be there this week, a minute’s silence be held in memory of Emiliano Sala. That has the European football body UEFA on Tuesday to let you know.

Sala (28) fell on January 21, went missing over the Channel, when he was on a plane was on its way to England. The Argentinian just had a transfer decorated from Nantes to Cardiff City. After a search found rescue workers afterwards the wreck with a body. That has been identified as Sala. The pilot, David Ibbotson (59), one has no trace been found.

“On behalf of everyone of the UEFA, I want my deepest condolences extend to the family and loved ones of Sala, responded to UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin. “I am deeply saddened that at such a young age came to an end his life, and I urge the fans to him in the coming days to remember.”

The clubs this midweek in Europe in action will also have the option to have a black armband to wear, specifies the UEFA.

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