Emiliano Sala

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Full Name Emiliano Sala
Age 29 Years Old
Nick Name Emiliano
Gender Male
Famous As Footballer
Birth Date October 31st, 1990
Birth Place Cululu, Santa Fe

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Emiliano Raul Sala Taffarel famed as Emiliano Sala was an Argentine professional footballer who played as a forward for Welsh side Cardiff City. He began his professional career in France with Bordeaux. Furthermore, he left the world due to an airplane crash in the English Channel, off Alderney. He was a very talented football player. 

Willie McKay probed by cops over Cardiff City threat claims amid Emiliano Sala row

The Premier League club called in police after the Scottish football agent allegedly said he'd 'kill everybody' amid the fallout of the tragic plane crash. Police are investigating claims that Scot's football agent Willie McKay made a threat to officials at Cardiff City FC in a row over the death of Emiliano Sala. It is understood club staff told police that McKay threatened to “kill everybody” as the fall-out over the deaths of new striker Sala and pilot David Ibbotson in January continues. McKay, whose son Mark was one of the agents involved in the transfer of the Argentine player, booked Sala’s doomed flight from Nantes to Cardiff. He gave a TV interview last week where he was highly critical of the club’s handling of the player’s travel arrangements.

Emiliano Sala Died On A Plane Crash

The talented football player, Emiliano is no more with us. He was died in 21st January 2019 because of a plane crash. Before his death, he signed a contract £15 million with Cardiff City in January 2019.

Why was Sala Famous For?

Sala was famous for being an Argentine professional footballer who plays as forward and is contracted to Premier League side Cardiff City.

What Was The Cause of Death Of Sala?

The News of the Untimely Demise of the famous football player Emiliano Sala has shocked the world. He was killed in a plane crash off Alderney on 21st January 2019. He was flying from Nantes to Cardiff aboard a Piper Malibu light aircraft. 

An initial three-day search covered 1,700 square miles across the English Channel. Two subsequent private searches were launched, which yielded the wreckage on 3rd February and Sala's body was recovered four days later. 

Early Life, Family, Birthday, Education, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Wikipedia, Bio of Emiliano Sala

Emiliano Sala was born on 31st October 1990 in Cululu, Santa Fe, Argentina with the real name of Emiliano Raul Sala Taffarel. He has multiple citizenships (Argentine and Italian) and belongs to white ethnicity. Similarly, he follows Christianity and his zodiac sign is Scorpio. He was born to Horacio Sala, father and Mercedes Taffare, mother. There is no information about his siblings. His religion is Christian. His age was 28 at the time of his death.

Talking about his education, he was a graduate person. Apart from this, there is no information about his education as well.

Height, Weight and Other Body Measurement of Emiliano Sala 

Speaking about his physics, Emiliano Sala has an athletic body with a height of 5 feet 2 inches. He has a balance weight of 75 Kg. He has dark brown hair and blue eyes. Furthermore, her Bicep size is 16 inches and shoe size is 12 (US). His body measurements are 42-32-24 inches. His other body measurement will be updated soon.

How Emiliano Sala Began His Career?

  • Emiliano Sala began playing football for San Martin de Progreso until he was 15 years old. He then moved to San Francisco, Cordona to play at football school Proyecto Crecer.
  • At the age of 20, Sala moved to Europe to sign for the French Partner Club from Proyecto Crecer.
  • After playing youth football in Argentina and following a short spell in Portugal's regional leagues, Sala began his professional career in France with Bordeaux, making his professional debut in February 2012. 
  • After struggling to break into the first team, he was loaned out to Championnat National side Orleans and Ligue 2 side Niort in consecutive seasons. 
  • He enjoyed prolific spells with both clubs, scoring 39 goals between them, before returning to Bordeaux. 
  • After initially being promised an increased role after his successful loans, Sala fell out of favor again, and instead, joined fellow Ligue 1 side Caen on loan. 
  • In 2015, he signed for Nantes on a permanent basis. With Nantes, he made more than 100 appearances in Ligue 1, and achieved a successful goalscoring record, finishing as the club's top goalscorer for three consecutive seasons. 
  • Since the 2015-16 season, Sala has scored 42 goals for FC Nantes.
  • On 20 October 2018, he scored a hat-trick in the 4-0 Ligue 1 home win over Toulouse FC.
  • During the period of Nantes, In October 2018, he became the first player to score a Ligue 1 hat-trick for the club since Mamadou Diallo's.
  • Sala has scored the third highest amount of goals in Ligue 1 this season! Only Kylian Mbappe and with Pepe have scored more, with 14 and 13 respectively.
  • His form prompted a move to Cardiff City in January 2019, for a club record fee of £15 million (€18 million). 

Marital Status, Affairs, Children's, Sexual Orientation

Emiliano Sala was unmarried before his death. He likes to make his profile in low. Furthermore, There is no information about his relationship. In addition, He made a Football based movie, which is the biggest movie of his career, after three days of competition of a Flim, the accident happened and he left the world. He does not have any children. His sexual orientation was straight and he was not gay.

Net Worth, Salary and Source of Income of Emiliano Sala

Emiliano Sala has collected a gigantic amount of net worth from his football career. His estimated net worth is around $ 5 million, as per online sources, in 2019. But his salary was not revealed yet. Before his death, he signed a contract £15 million with Cardiff City in January 2019. His source of earning was from his football career.

Social Media Platform

Sala was quite active on social media sites like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, He has more than 16,429 followers on Facebook. Similarly, He has around 639k followers on Instagram and has more than 511k followers on Twitter.

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