Bayern stars impressed by wonderkid Alphonso Davies
Alphonso Davies has already made a great impression on his new teammates at Bayern München.
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Bayern München newcomer Alphonso Davies showed some glimpses of what he can do as he helped the Bavarians to a 4-2 win over Borussia Mönchengladbach on penalties in the Telekom Cup final on Sunday.
And the 18-year-old winger, who has recently joined the club from Vancouver Whitecaps, has already impressed his teammates.
"I think he gives us a lot of speed going forward and that he's good in one-on-one situations," Bayern captain Manuel Neuer said according to Sport.de and added:
"He's a very young player, who can still learn learn a lot, but he can also help us in the near future."
Meanwhile, David Alaba describes Davies as a "super kid with a lot of quality and potential" while Joshua Kimmich has been blown away by the youngster's pace:
"He has brutal speed and is extremely dynamic. That can help us," Kimmich said according to Sport.de.
Davies scored 12 goals and made 14 assists in 81 appearances for Vancouver Whitecaps.