CONFIRMED: Another American star joining Chelsea this summer

Chelsea is reportedly interested in securing the services of a 21-year-old American defender from Barcelona this summer, according to reports.

The 21-year-old American defensive ace has been in great form for Barcelona since he joined them from Ajax and has been able to establish himself as a regular first-team start, with his performance known to have attracted interest from the Premier League.

Sergino Dest failed to shine for Barcelona during the last campaign, having struggled with injuries and as a result, hinder his consistent performance for the club.

However, Chelsea has been reported with an interest in the 21-year-old American defender as a backup for Reece James, who has been linked with a move to Real Madrid in recent weeks.Barcelona is known to be interested in securing the signature of Cesar Azpilicueta and Marcos Alonso, the West London could however decide to use the defenders in exchange for the American defender in the upcoming summer transfer window.

Dest was able to feature in 31 games for Barcelona during the last campaign and was able to provide three assists across all competitions.

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