JAMAICAN dash king Usain Bolt made his footballing debut for Norwegian staffÂ Stromsgodset as he prepares to seem in Sundayâ€™s Soccer Aid at Previous Trafford.
Bolt, the quickest man ever, had a 20-minute cameo on Tuesday and wearing the No 9.58 â€“ a reference to his 100metre world document set in 2009.
Nevertheless it wasnâ€™t the most effective begin to Boltâ€™s footballing profession.
He got here off the substitutesâ€™ bench with 20 minutes to go, his workforce 1-zero down, and he was given the perfect probability of the sport to equalise.
However Bolt failed to attach with a cross into the world and spurned Stromsgodsetâ€™s greatest alternative to get a draw.
The sport was performed in entrance of some hundred spectators, but Bolt might be extra used to performing in entrance of the eighty,000 anticipated to journey to Previous Trafford on Sunday.
The 31-yr-previous will probably be one of many essential attracts to Manchester Unitedâ€™s stadium for Unicefâ€™s fundraiser.
He’s captain of the World XI group, joined by former Premier League greats Robert Pires, Edwin van der Sar, Eric Cantona and Jaap Stam.
Yaya Toure, who has left Manchester Metropolis this summer time, is within the squad as properly as Dutch masters Patrick Kluivert and Clarence Seeforf.
Different stars of the sports world embrace former England cricket captain Kevin Pietersen and All Blacks legend Dan Carter.
The sport kicks off on Sunday at 8pm and shall be proven on ITV with stay protection from 6.30pm.
JAMAICAN dash king Usain Bolt made his footballing debut for Norwegian workforceÂ Stromsgodset as he prepares to seem in Sundayâ€™s Soccer Aid at Previous Trafford.