Barca: Premature end of season for Deste, injured again


Sergino will return to Dest Infirmary after recovering from injury ten days ago after being off the pitch for nearly a month. According to the Spanish press, the American should not play again this season.

The FC Barcelona Infirmary continues to fill up. Already deprived of Fati, Pedri or even Sergi Roberto, the Catalans would have to do without Sergio Dest. The American suffered a right hamstring injury when Lenglett returned from the locker room this Sunday during Barca’s loss against Rayo Vallecano (1-0 in La Liga’s last match on Day 21). Only ten days earlier, he had returned to the Barcelona squad after an absence of almost a month, already having a muscle problem.


“Tests performed on first-team player Sergio Dest have confirmed that the player has injured his right hamstring semitendinosus muscle. The player is unavailable and his recovery will determine his return,” FC Barcelona said on Monday.

The end of the season according to the Spanish press

According to the Spanish press, the 21-year-old is expected to be out for between four and six weeks, which would mean the end of the season for the former Ajax Amsterdam player, with Barca playing their last La Liga game on 22 May. Next up and being kicked out of the Europa League.

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This season, Dest has played 31 matches for Barca in all competitions, including 23 as a starter.


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