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You may or may not have heard the 32-year old Jamaican Olympic champion Usain Bolt is currently trialling with the Australian club side Central Coast Mariners, who play in the nation’s top flight competition known as the A-League.

After training up at multiple clubs around the world - including German powerhouse Dortmund - Bolt is now vying to become a professional footballer.

If he does manage to put pen to paper at the Mariners, he will be added to FIFA 19 in either the winter update or next major update, according to an EA source in contact with Fox Sports Asia.

If he doesn’t make the cut, he could still alternatively be listed as a free agent in the game. Either way, he would reportedly be the fastest player if he is added – so he could be worth picking up for your squad.

Bolt still appears to be finding his feet at his new home. Recently he put away two goals against a second-tier Australian side. This was his maiden Mariners' goal:

What do you think about the sprint superstar Usain Bolt trying to become a professional footballer? Would you like him in your FIFA 19 team? Tell us in the comments.

[via foxsportsasia.com, twitter.com]