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Usain Bolt will never make it as a footballer, according to former Premier League and current A-League striker Andy Keogh, who says the Olympic legend’s first touch is “like a trampoline”.

The Olympic champion sprinter on trial at Central Coast Mariners in Australia’s top flight and scored two goals in a pre-season match a week ago

The former Olympic champion sprinter hit the headlines last week when he scored twice for Australian side Central Coast Mariners in their friendly against Macarthur South West United.

Usain Bolt has stated that his future as a professional footballer could be on the line as he prepares to start up front for Central Coast Mariners in a trial match this Friday.

The Jamaican is likely to be handed a 10 or 15 minute run-out for Australia’s Central Coast Mariners in a friendly against an amateur side as he works towards his dream of earning a playing contract and becoming a professional footballer.