Canadian star Alphonso Davies dazzles in Bayern Munich German Cup win

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Canadian star Alphonso Davies scored a objective and arrange one other as Bayern Munich defeated Augsburg 5-2 Wednesday to achieve the German Cup spherical of 16.

Both targets had been trendy affairs.

In the 74th minute, the 21-year-old from Edmonton handed the ball to himself in taking a nook after which nutmegged Augburg’s Julian Baumgartlinger earlier than feeding Jamal Musiala whose shot beat Augsburg ‘keeper Tomas Koubek.

Davies scored Bayern’s fifth objective in the 91st minute, slotting dwelling a move from Thomas Mueller after making a lung-busting run from his left fullback place.

It was Davies’ sixth objective in Bayern colors and his first in non-Bundesliga competitors.

Mads Pedersen put Augsburg forward in the ninth minute however Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting scored twice and arrange one other objective for Joshua Kimmich as Bayern replied.

An personal objective from Dayot Upamecano restored Augsburg’s hopes of an upset in the sixty fifth till Musiala sealed the outcome.

Bayern Munich’s Jamal Musiala, left, celebrates with Alphonso Davies after scoring their aspect’s fourth objective on Wednesday. (Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

Davies, who suffered a cranial bruise after taking a boot to the pinnacle in an Oct. 8 sport at Borussia Dortmund, returned to motion Sunday in Bayern’s 5-0 league win over SC Freiburg.

Bayern have gained the German Cup 20 instances, most lately in 2020.

Borussia Dortmund and Bundesliga chief Union Berlin additionally superior Wednesday.


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