Sydney’s Daily Telegraph reports that Bolt is set for a six-week trial with the Central Coast Mariners starting next month with a season-long deal on the table should he make the grade.

Bolt, a Manchester United fan who attended Sunday’s World Cup final in Moscow, retired from the track after the world championships in London last year. He has played with German giants Borussia Dortmund and Stromsgodset in Norway.

Looks as if he’s playing, a few confirmations below: