USMNT star Sergino Dest has been speaking about his future and has good and dangerous information for Barcelona.
The Ajax full-back advised NOS Jeugdjournaal that he wish to play alongside Barcelona captain Lionel Messi but in addition admitted he fancied lining up alongside Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar and Kylian Mbappe too.
The 19-year-old additionally warned potential admirers he is not going to come low-cost.
“I need to be the most costly full-back ever as a result of whenever you attain that it reveals that you’re probably the greatest full-backs of the world. I need to go over €50 million. No defender went above €100m. I need to play with [Kylian] Mbappe, Ronaldo, Messi or Neymar. Time will inform if it should come true. However it’s attainable.”
Dest has made no secret of the very fact he likes Barcelona. He posted an image on social media throughout lockdown the place he was sporting the membership’s coaching gear.
The 19-year-old is more likely to be in-demand this summer time after a formidable marketing campaign with Ajax. The group was main the desk when the Eredivisie season was canceled due to the coronavirus disaster.
Though Ajax was denied the title, Dest did choose up the distinguished Ajax Expertise of the Yr award, changing into the primary American to carry the trophy.
The defender’s agent, Joes Blakborn, advised Voetbal Worldwide in Might, that Barcelona and Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich have an interest within the Ajax man.
“They haven’t formally reported to me or Ajax. Nonetheless, info has been offered up to now. Sergino is without doubt one of the backs in Europe that they observe. They appear to search out him an choice ought to Nelson Semedo depart. However I believe there are extra golf equipment for which Sergino is an choice.
“Bayern Munich nonetheless desires to take over Sergino from Ajax. However in the intervening time each events are nonetheless far aside. We are able to’t do something with that and are within the ready room for that matter.”
Barcelona has a robust bond with Ajax as a result of Johan Cruyff and landed midfielder Frenkie de Jong from the Dutch facet final summer time.
Barcelona Set for Intriguing Summer time
It stays to be seen if Barcelona will transfer for Dest, however the Catalans do look set for an intriguing summer time within the switch market. The Catalan giants have already confirmed Arthur will depart for Juventus, with Miralem Pjanic shifting the opposite approach.
Extra transfers are anticipated, notably if the membership miss out on the title. Quique Setien’s facet are at the moment two factors behind leaders Actual Madrid with six video games left to play.
The membership has been financially affected by Covid-19, however president Josep Maria Bartomeu advised Sport his membership can nonetheless afford to signal large names this summer time.
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