Bony wants to move on – Agent
Thiago Ribeiro scored a hat-trick as Cagliari beat Serie A
rivals Pescara 4-2 in the fourth round of the Coppa Italia on
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
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
But his agent Francis Kacou insists neither of those things will
Kacou told Algemeen Dagblad: “Wilfried won’t sign a new and
improved deal, that’s for 100% sure. And his participation of the
Africa Cup won’t be called off, he definitely won’t do that.”
Kacou expects to have everything clear within two weeks and has
not ruled out the player staying at his current club, where he is
under contract until 2015.
He added: “I have just talked with Wilfried. He just repeated
that he wants to leave 100% for sure when a good club will come.
Won’t that club come then he will finish the season at