Whitecaps alum Alphonso Davies likely a no-go for Canada vs. French Guiana match in Vancouver

Canada will be without injured captain Scott Arfield and veteran Will Johnson and it doesn’t look like teenage phenom Alphonso Davies will be available either for Sunday’s game against French Guiana in CONCACAF Nations League qualifying play. Arfield has been…

Former Vancouver Whitecap Alphonso Davies scores his 1st goal for Bayern Munich

Canadian teen Alphonso Davies scored his first goal for Bayern Munich to help his team return to the top of the Bundesliga on Sunday with a 6-0 rout of Mainz. The 18-year-old Davies came on with just over half an…

Canadian soccer phenom Alphonso Davies makes Bundesliga debut with Bayern Munich

MUNICH – Canadian teenager Alphonso Davies made his Bundesliga debut Sunday, coming off the bench in the 86th minute of Bayern Munich’s 4-1 win over VfB Stuttgart. He arrived two minutes after Polish international Robert Lewandowski, making up for an…

Students at Edmonton soccer academy root for alumni Alphonso Davies at Bayern Munich

Dozens of students at St. Nicholas Soccer Academy in Edmonton gathered Friday hoping to watch alumni Alphonso Davies make his official international soccer debut. Davies, who is 18, joined Bayern Munich in Germany as a midfielder late last year and…

Edmonton-raised Alphonso Davies watches from Bayern Munich bench as Bundesliga resumes play

Canadian teenager Alphonso Davies watched from the bench Friday as Bayern Munich defeated TSG 1899 Hoffenheim 3-1 to mark the Bundesliga’s return to action after its traditional winter break. Bayern teased Davies’ possible participation with a pre-game tweet showing his…

Canadian soccer phenom Alphonso Davies ‘offers a lot of promise’ for Bayern Munich

Canadian teenager Alphonso Davies could be thrown in at the deep end. The 18-year-old winger will likely get his first taste of Bundesliga action for Bayern Munich in the coming weeks, if not on Friday. Bayern restarts the league after…

Success of soccer star Alphonso Davies shines spotlight on Edmonton after-school league

Hundreds of boys and girls run into the field house at a recreation centre where 10 small soccer pitches are set up for an end-of-season tournament. They drop their backpacks, take off their winter jackets and start to play. Parents…

Alphonso Davies becomes youngest person to win Canadian Men’s Soccer Player for the Year Award

Teenage midfielder Alphonso Davies has become the youngest winner of the Canadian Men’s Soccer Player for the Year Award. Davies was chosen in voting by Canadian coaches and media. Besiktas midfielder Atiba Hutchinson, who won the award the last four…

Emotional sendoff as Alphonso Davies plays final game as Vancouver Whitecap

It was an emotional scene at Vancouver’s B.C. Place Stadium on Sunday, where budding star Alphonso Davies suited up for his final mach as a Vancouver Whitecap. The 17-year-old Edmonton-raised soccer phenomenon is heading to FC Bayern Munich next year,…