MANCHESTER UNITED are reportedly set to miss out on Barcelona star Sergino Dest.

The Red Devils had been plotting a late transfer transfer for the right-back.

Sergino Dest is set to join AC Milan on loan


Sergino Dest is set to be part of AC Milan on loanCredit: Getty

Reports claimed United would have sanctioned a transfer for Aaron Wan-Bissaka if Dest had arrived.

But United look set to miss out on the 21-year-old with AC Milan closing in on a loan transfer.

Dest is set to be part of the Serie A champions for the season with the option to make his keep everlasting for £17million, reviews Fabrizio Romano.

The defender is reportedly flying to Milan this morning to finalise paperwork and put pen to paper on a contract till 2027 – that can solely come into impact if Milan pay the required price.

Romano additionally claims United by no means got here shut to sealing a deal for Dest.

He instructed GIVEMESPORT: “There had been many rumours on potential swap offers with Barcelona, however I’m instructed that nothing was superior [with United] for Dest.

“My feeling is that the right-back state of affairs could possibly be the identical, with Diogo Dalot, in fact, and Wan-Bissaka.”

That hints at Erik ten Hag not signing one other right-back earlier than the window closes on the finish of at present.


Reports recommend Martin Dubravka is probably going to be United’s ultimate addition of the summer season following the arrivals of Antony, Casemiro, Christian Eriksen, Lisandro Martinez and Tyrell Malacia.

The Newcastle goalkeeper is set to arrive on loan for the season with United paying £5m for his providers.