Manchester United missed out on signing Bayern Munich star Alphonso Davies as a 17-year-previous following his a few-week demo was known as off in 2018
The 19-year-old was one particular of the stars of Bayern’s 3- Champions League get around Chelsea on Tuesday evening, catching the eye with a scintillating operate in advance of location up Robert Lewandowski for the Bundesliga giants’ closing purpose.
But he could not have been lining up for the German club had a three-7 days spell with United not been termed off a very little around two years ago.
Alphonso Davies starred in Bayern Munich’s Champions League get about Chelsea on Tuesday
The former Vancouver Whitecaps star was established to go on trial with Manchester United in 2018
In accordance to the Manchester Evening News, Davies was because of to devote time at the club’s Carrington coaching foundation in January, 2018.
United scouts experienced reportedly been maintaining tabs on the gifted teen, who was already impressing in Significant League Soccer with Vancouver Whitecaps.
But in spite of currently being scheduled to fly to England, Davies skipped out on the possibility immediately after becoming referred to as up to Canada’s Olympic crew camp.
Having acquired his 1st cap for the senior aspect in 2017 at the age of 16, the wideman was incorporated in a 21-solid group of Beneath 23 players who will be qualified for the Games in Tokyo later on this yr.
Davies (proper) celebrates with Robert Lewandowski (remaining) and Alphonso Davies from Chelsea
Davies travelled to Orlando, Florida, for the 10-day camp alternatively of linking up with United, who were being then managed by Jose Mourinho.