Chelsea - FC Bayern

Europe: Champions League
Chelsea M. Alonso (83)
Stamford Bridge0-3Attendance: 36.761
FC Bayern S. Gnabry (51), S. Gnabry (54), R. Lewandowski (76)
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Alphonso Davies reveals he has a soft spot for Chelsea

By Laura Brandt

Alphonso Davies reveals why Bayern München's Champions League clash with Chelsea on Tuesday will be special for him.

Alphonso Davies (left).
Alphonso Davies (left).Photo: Sven Mandel / CC-BY-SA-4.0

When Bayern München lock horns with Chelsea in the Champions League on Tuesday, it will certainly be a game to remember for Alphonso Davies.

Because, apparently, the Bayern starlet looked up to former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba and kept a close eye on 'The Blues' while growing up.


"My dad has always been a big Chelsea fan. And I've been a fan of Didier Drogba," Davies revealed in an interview with Kicker.

"It's going to be really hard. Chelsea have a young a hungry team. We have to prepare really well," he said about the game.

Davies, 19, joined Bayern from Vancouver Whitecaps in January 2019.

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