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Video: Alphonso Davies stuns Las Vegas with box-to-box run, finish

Alphonso Davies wins Champions League

Vancouver Whitecaps’ Alphonso Davies celebrates his goal against the New York Red Bulls during the first half of a CONCACAF Champions League soccer quarterfinal in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Thursday, March 2, 2017. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)


Alphonso Davies has already established himself as one of the brightest young players in Major League Soccer, and goals like this prove exactly why.

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The Vancouver Whitecaps attacker took it upon himself to dribble the ball from his own penalty area during Saturday night’s preseason friendly against Las Vegas Lights FC, before carrying it coast-to-coast for the game’s second goal.

There’s a reason the 17-year-old Canadian has some much hype around him (watch below).