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Keisuke Honda hoping for chance to compete against Usain Bolt in A-League

Sep 5, 2018

Keisuke Honda hoping for chance to compete against Usain Bolt in A-League

Keisuke Honda is looking forward to an "awesome" showdown with sprinter-turned-soccer player Usain Bolt in the Australian League the former Japan international said Tuesday following his first training session with Cambodia's national team. Honda told reporters in Phnom Penh — where he is serving as ...

Usain Bolt makes soccer debut for Central Coast Mariners

Sep 1, 2018

Usain Bolt makes soccer debut for Central Coast Mariners

Usain Bolt's soccer debut for the Central Coast Mariners on Friday lasted about 20 minutes against an amateur local team and with almost 10,000 people in the crowd. The eight-time Olympic gold medalist is trying to become a professional soccer player and has been given ...

Usain Bolt set for tryout in Australia

Aug 18, 2018

Usain Bolt set for tryout in Australia

Usain Bolt says he's deadly serious about becoming a professional soccer player and plans to show the world what he's capable of after arriving in Australia Saturday for a trial stint with an A-League club. The superstar athlete has been given the chance to prove ...

Usain Bolt near tryout with A-League club

Jul 17, 2018

Usain Bolt near tryout with A-League club

Usain Bolt is on the verge of sealing a deal to have a tryout with the A-League's Central Coast Mariners, the Australian club said Tuesday, as the sprint legend pursues his dream of playing professional soccer. Eight-time Olympic champion Bolt, 31, who retired from athletics ...