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Search resumes to find soccer player after plane disappears

LONDON (AP) The search to find missing Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala and his pilot resumed Wednesday with authorities in the Channel Islands looking at whether the pair may have landed safely and been unable to make contact.

The Piper PA-46 plane disappeared from radar on Monday night near the island of Guernsey as it was flying from the French city of Nantes to Cardiff, where Sala was due to start playing for the city's Premier League club.

Two planes were part of the search, which is focused on a "targeted area we believe has the highest likelihood of finding anything, based on review of the tides and weather," Guernsey harbor master Capt. David Barker said.

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