Usain Bolt scored twice in his initial start for a Central Coast Mariners in an A-League hearing compare on Friday before being replaced with about 15 mins remaining. The late eight-time Olympic bullion medalist competitor is perplexing to secure a place with a Mariners for this season, that starts for a Mariners on Oct 21 opposite a Brisbane Roar.
“My initial start and scoring dual goals, it’s a good feeling,” Bolt told Fox Sports television.
“I’m happy we could come here and uncover a universe I’m improving. I’m penetrating to be a Mariner, and get into a team.”
Bolt pronounced he hoped to lay down with a Central Coast coaching staff subsequent week to plead his destiny with a team.
Bolt was in a starting lineup opposite a second-tier National Premier League total group representing Sydney’s southwest region.
Playing in a executive distinguished role, Bolt struggled for reason early in a compare though flourished after halftime.
He showed good strength to reason off a defender and competition onto a through-ball before violence a goalkeeper during a nearby post with a clever left-foot shot in a 55th minute. In celebration, he gave his heading Lightning Bolt to a crowd.
Just over 10 mins later, he capitalized on a defensive confusion to collect adult a lax round and daub in from a few meters out. Bolt had 6 shots altogether before being substituted.
He left a diversion with a Mariners heading 4-0, that was a final score, and spent a remaining time on a sideline signing autographs for hundreds of fans during Campbelltown Stadium in western Sydney.
Bolt wore No. 95 on his jersey, in anxiety to his 100-meter universe record of 9.58 seconds he set in Berlin in during a 2009 universe championships.
The 32-year-old Bolt, who binds a 100- and 200-meter universe records, saw his initial movement for a Mariners on Aug. 31, personification 20 mins opposite a Central Coast invitational side.
He played a whole second half opposite a North Shore Mariners on Sept. 19, when he alternated between left wing and forward.
It’s Bolt’s initial critical incursion into football given timid from entertainment final year. He has lerned with teams in Norway, South Africa and Jamaica, and had a much-publicized training army with Bundesliga side Borussia Dortmund in March.