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Sala's body identified as family pays tribute to footballer

(CNN)The family of Emiliano Sala has paid tribute to the footballer after police confirmed it was his body that was pulled from the wreckage of a missing airplane in the English Channel.In an emotional post on Instagram, his sister Romina Sala wrote: "Your soul in my soul will shine forever, illuminating the time of my existence. I love you Tito." View this post on Instagram Tu alma en mi alma  brillará por siempre,  iluminando así, el tiempo de mi existir.  Te amo tito. A post shared by Romina Sala (@salaromina) on Feb 7, 2019 at 4:51pm PST Sala's body was identified by UK police late Wednesday. In a statement, Dorset Police said: "the body brought to Portland Port today ... has been formally identified by HM Corone ...