Emiliano Sala (born October 31, 1990) is an Argentine Professional Football Player from Cululú, Santa Fe Province. He currently plays as a forward and signed with Premier League side Cardiff City. Furthermore, the 28-year-old player made his professional debut in 2012.
He played in France with Bordeaux. Moreover, in 2015, Sala signed for Nantes on a permanent basis. The footballer made more than 100 appearances in Ligue 1 With Nantes. Later, Emiliano signed for Cardiff City in January 2019 for a club record fee.
Sala recently reported being onboard on a Piper Malibu (a missing aircraft) on 22 January 2019. In addition, he was flying from Nantes to Cardiff. Unfortunately, his plane went missing over the Channel Islands the previous day.
According to police, there was no evidence of the Cardiff-bound flight. They also claimed that if the plane did land on the water then the chances of Emiliano’s survival is very less. In fact, hundreds of the players’ fans assembled in Place Royale, Nantes. They lied tulips at a fountain in order to tribute Sala and the pilot on board the flight.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
The footballer was born on the 31st of October 1990 in Cululú, Santa Fe Province, Argentina. Therefore, Emiliano Sala’s age is 28 years old, as of 2018. The star player raised by his parents Horacio Sala (father) and Mercedes Taffarel (mother).
Furthermore, Sala started playing football for San Martín de Progreso and remained there until the age of 15. Later, the footballer shifted to San Francisco, Córdoba to play at football school Proyecto Crecer. He was initially spotted by a scout.
Moreover, after joining the club, he moved into a boarding house with other players from the club’s youth system. Sala also holds an Italian passport. As of relationship, the player never mentioned anything about his girlfriend or wife on the internet.
|Full Birth Name||Emiliano Raúl Sala Taffarel.|
|Profession||Professional Football Player.|
|Age (As of 2018)||28 years old|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||October 31, 1990.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Cululú, Santa Fe Province, Argentina.|
|Famous For||plays as a forward and is contracted to Premier League side Cardiff City.|
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Scorpio.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 6' 2".
Centimeters: 187 cm.
Meters: 1.87 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 75 Kg.
Pounds: 165 lbs.
|Biceps Size||16 inches.|
|Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)||42-32-37.|
|Shoe Size (US)||12.|
|Tattoos details?||Will update.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Horacio Sala.
Mother: Mercedes Taffarel.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Not available.|
|Alma Mater||Will update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Vin Diesel.
Actress: Jennifer Lopez.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Miami and Italy.|
|Favorite Color||Black and White.|
|Love to do||Music, Traveling, & Working out in the gym.|
|Favorite Dishes||Italian Cuisine.|
|Net worth (Approx.)||$5 million US Dollars (As of 2018).|
|Earnings per month||Under review.|
|Office Address||Will Update.|
|Home Details||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||Will Update.|
Some Lesser Known Trivia about Emiliano Sala
- His real full birth name is Emiliano Raúl Sala Taffarel.
- Money Factor: His estimated Net worth is $5 million US Dollars, as of 2018.
- The 28-year-old player is also popular on Instagram having 164+ k followers.
- Furthermore, Emiliano Sala height is 6 feet 2 inches tall (187 centimeters) and his body weight is 75 kilograms (165 Pounds).
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- On 8 February 2012, he made his Bordeaux senior competitive debut in the 2011–12 Coupe de France.
- Moreover, he joined Premier League side Cardiff City on three and a half year deal worth £15 million.