Bundesliga Profile: Chris Richards

Bayern Munich may have signed one of Major League Soccer’s most exciting prospects in Alphonso Davies – the 17-year-old winger who will join from Vancouver Whitecaps in January – but for those who have been following the Bavarians at the International Champions Cup this summer, it is readily apparent that they’ve already unravelled a star-spangled talent in the shape of Chris Richards.

Chris Richards

Age: 18

Club: Bayern

Position: Centre-back

Country: USA (U19)

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Richards, alongside FC Dallas colleague Thomas Roberts, spent 10 days on trial at Bayern in May as part of an academy agreement between the two clubs.

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