Chelsea’s search for a left-back cover continues as Ben Chilwell’s season-ending surgery has forced the Blues into action.
As per Daily Mirror, Barcelona defender Sergino Dest is one of Thomas Tuchel’s ‘top targets’.
Barcelona are set to meet with Dest and his representatives to decide his future as Chelsea’s interest looms large, as per the report.
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Chelsea are reportedly readying an offer of £17m in order to complete the deal.
While Mirror is not the most reliable media outlet, this particular report is very believable.
This is so because Chelsea’s interest in Dest has been reported by various sources and Barca deciding on Dest’s future seems likely as they need to sell someone to register their new signing, Ferran Torres.