19-year-old Dest broke through to Ajax’s first team this season after featuring for Jong Ajax, and has impressed.
In March, Dest said he had visited Bayern while in Germany and confirmed their interest.
“I was recently in Germany because I have family there,” Dest said. “I am aware of Bayern’s interest so if everything goes as planned I want to know more about the club so I thought it would be a good idea to pay them a visit while I was there.”
FC Bayern are looking to strengthen the right-back position this summer with Álvaro Odriozol returning to Real Madrid.
Dest is reportedly in contact with Bayern players who have only good things to say about the club and want him to join them.
The two clubs will have to agree on a price for Dest if he is to get his move. Last winter, it was reported that Bayern had offered €20m, €10m below Ajax’s asking price.
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