“Cardiff Town FC seeks to have the (determination) put aside and requests the CAS to claim that no quantity might be payable by means of Cardiff Town FC to FC Nantes,” stated a CAS commentary.
CAS added that it anticipated a listening to to happen in spring 2020 with a choice now not anticipated sooner than June 2020.
Sala, who scored 42 targets for Nantes following his transfer from Bordeaux in 2015, had signed for Cardiff, then within the English Premier League, for a reported £15 million ($19.three million).
The 28-year-old was once on his method to his new membership having stated good-bye to his teammates in France when the aircraft he was once touring in crashed into the English Channel.
Sala’s frame was once recovered from the aircraft’s wreckage on February 6 after a non-public seek for the lacking footballer and the pilot was once commissioned by means of his circle of relatives — financed by means of a crowdfunding marketing campaign.
Nantes advised CNN Game that it would not be commenting.a