"The body that was brought to Portland was officially identified by practitioner Dorset as professional footballer Emiliano Sala, and the families of Mr Sala and the pilot David Ibbotson have been informed that we are thinking," he writes Dorset Police at Twitter,
He was on his way to his new club
28-year-old Argentine Sala travels to his new British Cardiff club in Nantes, when Piper Malibu disappeared on January 21. Sala and the Ibbotson pilot were the only people on board.
Saving is interrupted
The plane was found on the seabed just over 20 kilometers from Guernsey in the English Channel on Sunday, and on Monday the body of Argentina was discovered.
Work on the recovery of all aircraft remains has been interrupted due to difficult weather conditions.