Bolt has already trained with Borussia Dortmund as well as in Norway.
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Usain Bolt is on the verge of sealing a deal to trial with the A-League's Central Coast Mariners, the Australian club said Tuesday, as the sprint legend pursues his dream of playing professional football. Eight-time Olympic champion Bolt, 31, who retired from athletics after August's World Championships in London, is an avid Manchester United fan who has long dreamed of playing top-flight football.The 100-meter and 200-meter world record-holder trained with Norwegian club Stromsgodset last month and Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund in March.The planned arrangement will see him take part in a six-week trial starting next month at the Mariners' base in Gosford, some 75 kilometers north of Sydney, chief executive Shaun Mielekamp said.
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