USMNT, Barcelona defender Sergino Dest out injured

Barcelona and USMNT right back Sergino Dest is set for a spell on the sidelines.

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Dest, 20, has actually remained in and out of the Barca group throughout his launching season in Spain and has actually dipped into both ideal back and left back for the Catalan giants.

Ronald Koeman verified that Dest will not bet Barcelona in their Copa del Rey semifinal very first leg at Sevilla on Wednesday due to a thigh injury.

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“Sergino is a case where we have tried and he has trained but he has always continued to have minor injuries in his right leg,” Koeman stated. “So we said, ‘look you’re going to rest now and you have to wait until you’re 100 percent.’ This might be for Saturday, or it will be against Paris [Saint-Germain].”

How long will Dest be out for?

With Barcelona suffering numerous protective injuries in current weeks, it is far from suitable for Koeman to leave Dest out.

However it seems like he is resting Dest with the Paris Saint-Germain video game in the UEFA Champions League in mind.

“The injuries are there because several players are not well physically. This isn’t the time to take more risks. I think there are eight or nine players that are not available, but for any problem there is a solution,” Koeman verified.

Barca are presently missing out on Ronald Araujo, Gerard Pique, Araujo, Dest, Miralem Pjanic, Martin Braithwaite, Sergi Roberto, Moussa Wague, Philippe Coutinho and Ansu Fati.

With Pique and Araujo out hurt, Koeman’s most significant issue is discovering a center back. The last thing he requires is among his complete backs, Dest, out too. Frenkie de Jong might dip into center back, or other gamers might be walked around so they don’t lose the gamer who has actually been type in their current renewal.

Barcelona will be considering the Copa del Rey and Champions League as their primary path to magnificence, as they sit 8 points behind La Liga leaders Atletico Madrid who likewise have a video game in-hand.

Dest will be eager to return as fast as possible, however it appears that Koeman will just enable that when he’s one hundred percent healthy.

USMNT, Barcelona protector Sergino Dest out hurt initially appeared on NBCSports.com

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.