Sergiño Dest He spoke in an interview with ‘AFP’ about the decision he made in choosing FC Barcelona last summer. The right-hand side of the table had another important offer from Bayern Munich, but finally opted for the Catalans’ offer. The international for the United States He revealed that Ronald Koeman was instrumental in deciding to put the Bavarians aside and visit the Camp Nou.
“Koeman wanted me in Barça, so I thought they had a good plan with me. And right now I’m playing, so I’m happy. I had to make a decision because you never know when an opportunity like this will happen again, “he said, making it clear that despite the doubts, playing for Barça was his dream.” It wasn’t easy, easy, but here’s my club. dreams That’s why I chose Barça. I saw some opportunities. There were some new players to the team, ”he said.
He also acknowledged that he enjoys a lot in these last games where he has been an undoubted starter. Sergi Roberto’s injury has opened the doors of the eleven and the Dutchman is seizing his opportunities. “I’m ready and happy to play, if I was nervous I wouldn’t have come to Barça. For me it’s time to show what I have, try my best and help the team“he said.
He also talked about how he sees the team and admitted that he is very happy with the performance these last few games give. Barcelona leave better feelings and Dest thinks they should continue this way. “We’ve played well, we’re getting good possessions with the ball. We play as a team, everyone defending, everyone attacking. I think we are now on the right track“, he stressed.
Sergiño also referred to Leo Messi and what could happen with Argentina from next summer. The ’10’ ends his contract in 2021 and everything indicates he could leave, but the lane made it clear he hoped to continue with it for longer. “I hope to play with him another year. But we’ll see. Everyone wants him at this club, but it’s their choice, “he said.
Dest dreams of playing in Camp Nou to burst
Finally, he wanted to mention the Camp Nou, the stadium of his dreams, which he has not yet been able to enjoy as he would have liked. The defender wants to play in front of the crowded field and acknowledged that it is something he has not stopped thinking about since his arrival. “I have never played with fans in stadiums as big as Barça. I would like to live it“, he finished.