Originally written on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 8/1/14
Thiago Ribeiro scored a hat-trick as Cagliari beat Serie A rivals Pescara 4-2 in the fourth round of the Coppa Italia on Wednesday evening. The Brazilian's early brace put the hosts in control and, although Emmanuel Cascione halved the deficit with a 33rd-minute penalty, Thiago Ribeiro completed his treble just after the hour and then substitute Mauricio Pinilla added a fourth in the 77th minute to seal matters. Vladimir Weiss grabbed a second for the top flight's bottom team two minutes later, but they were well beaten. Bony is reported to be on the radar of a string of clubs, including Chelsea, Liverpool, AC Milan, Marseille and CSKA Moscow. Vitesse want to tie the 23-year-old down to a new contract and will also ask the Ivory Coast star to skip the African Nations Cup in January so that he might fire them into the Champions League. But his agent Francis Kacou insists neither of those things will happen. Kacou told Algemeen Dagblad: "Wilfried won't sign a new and improved de...
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