Sergino Dest

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Sergiño Dest
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Dest playing for the United States U20 against France U20 on March 22, 2019
Personal information
Full name Sergiño Gianni Dest
Date of birth (2000-11-03) November 3, 2000 (age 18)
Place of birth Almere, Netherlands
Height 1.7 m (5 ft 7 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Jong Ajax
Youth career
2012 Almere City FC
2012–2018 Ajax
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2018– Jong Ajax 17 (1)
National team
2016–2017 United States U17 5 (0)
2018– United States U20 8 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of May 10, 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of November 16, 2018

Sergiño Gianni Dest (born November 3, 2000) is an American soccer player who currently plays as a defender for Jong Ajax in Eerste Divisie.

Club career[edit]

Sergino Dest played in the youth academy of Almere City FC until 2012, and since has played for the youth academy of AFC Ajax. Because he has an American father, Dest plays for the United States youth teams. On October 15, 2018, he made his debut for Jong Ajax, in the 2-1 loss against Jong PSV.

International career[edit]

Dest was born in the Netherlands to an Surinamese-American father and a Dutch mother. He represented the United States U17s at the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup.[1]


  1. ^ "ASN: Sergino Dest, 16, Is Opening Eyes at the U-17 World Cup".