On Wednesday, Nantes meet Saint-Etienne in the French league.
" the Fans expect us to battle and win. Of course it will be emotional, but we will try to focus solely on the sports side, " says coach Vahid Halilhodzic.
On the club's twitter account has changed the hashtag #PrayForSala (ask for Sala) to #PlayForSala (play for Sala).
Neill Warnock says the past week has been the worst in his career.
"I might have taken it harder than anybody else I've met the guy and talked with him for the last six-eight weeks," says Warnock, and admits that he sought help to deal with the situation and for yourself to be able to support and motivate the players.
"I had to," said Warnock.
The single-engine aircraft that would take Sala from Nantes to Cardiff disappeared without a trace over the English channel a week ago.
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