The face of Canada's next generation? Ex-Vancouver Whitecap Alphonso Davies

In addition to earning an MLS-record transfer to Bayern Munich, former Vancouver Whitecaps phenom Alphonso Davies leads an encouraging trend for Canada's men's national team pool: Younger, deeper, better. Fueled by MLS clubs, their academies and the lure of a world-class star, Canadian soccer has a renewed sense of optimism. You can catch the 'Caps in action against the Portland Timbers on MLS Friday Night on TSN, starting at 10 pm ET on TSN1 in Canada and MLS LIVE on ESPN+ in the United States.

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