Bayern Munich defender Alphonso Davies named Bundesliga Rookie of the Month
Davies, who scored against both Fortuna Duesseldorf and Eintracht Frankfurt, beat out Borussia Mönchengladbach’s Marcus Thuram and RB Leipzig’s Christopher Nkunku to the award.
The Canadian beat competition form Borussia Mönchengladbach’s Marcus Thuram and RB Leipzig’s Christopher Nkunku to the award.
Voting for the award was split between fans (40 per cent), clubs (30 per cent) and media (30 per cent).
Davies was involved in Robert Lewandowski’s decisive goal in Bayern’s 2-1 DFB Pokal semifinal victory over Eintracht Frankfurt on Wednesday and scored against Fortuna Duesseldorf and Eintracht Frankfurt earlier in the month.
The 19-year-old Davies has quickly developed a reputation as being one of, if not, the world’s best left-back, has chipped in with three goals and eight assists this season.