sprint sensation, Usain Bolt, has signed for Manchester United — to play a charity football healthy in opposition to Barcelona.
The lifelong fan used to be to make his first look considering the fact that retiring from athletics to line up alongside legends Ryan Giggs and Paul Scholes at previous Trafford on September 2.
but after pulling his hamstring in his final race on the World Championships in London on Saturday (Sunday AEST), the 30-year-outdated athlete may no longer be match.
“This has been his dream for many years. He’s determined to do it so long as he can get over the harm,” A source mentioned.
The Jamaican sprinter can even teach with German club Borussia Dortmund. He mentioned: “I’ve all the time stated i needed to play football. It’s one thing I’ll be excellent at.”
meanwhile, the 30-yr-old has been provided a trial at Championship facet Burton.
The not going chance comes after Brewers chairman Ben Robinson published a trial provide can be impending should Bolt be interested.
Robinson informed SunSport, “I’m certain we would (offer a trial) and that the supervisor would. He’s fast, if nothing else!
“He’s done nice for his activity athletics and if you take a look at Adam Gemili who was within the 4x100m relay he played football when he was once youthful.
“we might be very interested, obviously, I’m positive the manager would provide him a trial. He’s carried out a big amount for his activity.
“If he can observe the same quantity of enthusiasm and dedication to soccer then who knows what would possibly lie ahead?
“the standard is very excessive (within the Championship) and obviously he would want a degree of skill to get his location within the workforce.” (NAN)