Ghanaian international Jordan Ayew has paid a teary tribute to Emiliano Sala.
The Crystal Palace forward has joined world football stars to pay an emotional tribute to the departed Argentine forward.
Jordan Ayew, in paying his tribute, took to his Instagram handle to mourn the death of Sala.
He wrote, “Rest in Peace. My thoughts and prayers are with the family and loved ones of Emiliano Sala and his pilot David Ibbotson.”
Emiliano Sala was confirmed dead on Thursday February 7, 2019, after police stated clearly that the body found in the crashed plane was that of the former Cardiff City striker.
Sala's tragic death now throws football fraternities in the world into deep mourning as many hoped he would have survived the plane disaster.
The 28-year-old Argentine striker was traveling from Nantes, France to meet his former teammates at Cardiff City when the plane he boarded suddenly crashed into the English channel.
Authorities had been looking for the wreckage since last two weeks before it was found on Sunday, February 3, 2019.
The small plane carrying Emiliano Sala and Mr Ibbotson, 59, was found off the coast of Alderney in the English Channel.
Emiliano Sala's body was identified by the Dorset coroner, but so far, there has been no reported trace of that of the pilot, David Ibbotson
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