Fears are growing over the safety of the Argentine striker, who was reportedly on board a plane that went missing over the English Channel .
‘We feel really sad’ – Cardiff City chief executive Ken Choo
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“He’s such a great person. He was so happy to join Cardiff City,” Choo said in a statement to Sky News.
“You can see from [his] face that he’s so, so happy to be here, and so ready to start. Words cannot describe the look on his face.
“When he met us and we walked him around the grounds, he was absolutely ready to give it a go.
“And we knew him then, and we really feel sad.”
Nantes’ French Cup game away to Entente SSG, which was due to take place tomorrow evening, has been rearranged for Sunday, January 27. Entente SSG, who play in the third tier, tweeted that they “bring all their support to FC Nantes and to his family.”