Barça Announces Signing Of USMNT Teenager Sergiño Dest From Ajax
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Barcelona have completed the signing of United States full back Sergiño Dest from Ajax for $24.70 million plus five more in variables, the LaLiga side said on Thursday.
Barca's statement added that Dest, 19, had agreed to sign a five-year contract with a release clause of $470 million. Dest, who broke into Ajax's first team from their academy last season and has played three times for the U.S., will be officially presented on Friday.
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The defender will compete with Sergi Roberto for a first team berth after Portugal right back Nelson Semedo left Barça for Wolverhampton last week.