Edmonton-raised Alphonso Davies named to Kicker magazine’s Bundesliga team of the year

Bayern Munich's Alphonso Davies in action with Eintracht Frankfurt's Almamy Toure during the German soccer cup semi-final match between Bayern Munich and Eintracht Frankfurt in Munich, Germany, Wednesday, June 10, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP, Kai Pfaffenbach - POOL

Canadian Alphonso Davies has made Kicker magazine’s Bundesliga team of the season.

The German sports magazine, founded in 1920, focuses mainly on soccer.

The 19-year-old fullback from Edmonton joined Bayern Munich teammates Manuel Neuer, Benjamin Pavard, Joshua Kimmich, Thomas Muller and Robert Lewandowski on the all-star squad.

It’s another honour in a breakthrough season for Davies, who was previously named Bundesliga rookie of the year by the German Football League (DFL).

READ MORE: Edmonton-raised soccer star Alphonso Davies voted Bundesliga rookie of the year 

Bayern, which won the German title for the eighth-straight year, faces Bayer Leverkusen in the German Cup final Saturday in Berlin.

Watch below: Some Global News videos about Alphonso Davies.


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