He's still yet to sign a contract, but Usain Bolt is indirectly responsible for the Central Coast Mariners' biggest on-field splash in years.
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CCM have made a huge statement of intent, signing Ross McCormack and Tommy Oar to bolster their attacking stocks for the coming A-League season.
Vicente del Bosque has backed Usain Bolt to become a "very good footballer" but has said he would be better suited to play full-back.
Usain Bolt's fledgling soccer career at the Central Coast Mariners is taking a quick break as he will leave Australia for a week.
Tommy Oar is a natural left-sided attacker, and the left wing is where Usain Bolt is hoping to carve out a spot in the team.
Usain Bolt said he is taking inspiration from Cristiano Ronaldo as he tries to make the transition with the Central Coast Mariners.
Fans from all parts of the globe tuned in to see if the greatest sprinter in history could translate his skills to the football pitch.
Bolt played just over 20 minutes in the Mariners 6-1 practice match win over a Central Coast football select side in Gosford.
Matt Page, who will captain an amateur select side against Mariners in friendly, hails Olympic legend.
He will make his bow against an amateur side on Friday and says he is still short of fitness and struggling with the speed of the game.
The A-League's Usain Bolt experiment shouldn't come at a cost to young Australian talent, Adelaide United coach Marco Kurz said.
Usain Bolt has officially started his attempt to obtain an A-League deal, walking into Central Coast Stadium in front of a packed media contingent.
Central Coast Mariners assistant coach Nick Montgomery has a warning for Usain Bolt's detractors: Write him off at your own risk.
Usain Bolt arrived in Sydney on Saturday en route to a "indefinite training period" with A-League club Central Coast Mariners.
Usain Bolt will have a clean slate for his A-League trial, with Mike Mulvey admitting he hasn't reviewed any footage the runner playing football.
The A-League club confirmed that Bolt, an eight-time Olympic athletics gold medallist, will arrive in Gosford later this month.
Daniel De Silva has finally secured his exit from the Central Coast Mariners by joining A-League rivals Sydney FC on loan for the upcoming season.
When it comes to Usain Bolt potentially joining the A-League, Tim Cahill believes it should boil down to what the fans want.
The publicity around Usain Bolt's trial at CCM could cost the A-League club the opportunity to cash in on the sprint star's switch to football.
Football Federation Australia has responded cautiously to reports Usain Bolt hopes to play for the Central Coast Mariners in the A-League.