Jamaican athlete, Usain Bolt stated yesterday he has signed for a football team and has now revealed he will play in the Soccer Aid Charity game at Old Trafford.
The fastest man on the planet will captain the Rest of the World XI against Robbie Fowler’s England XI.
Soccer Aid has featured football legends like Zidane, Maradona and Schmeichel. And have worked with stars like James McAvoy, Woody Harrelson and Will Ferrell.
And now fanatical United fan, Usain Bolt will feature in their next charity event, captaining his side.
“It is my dream to make it as a professional footballer, so to be able to step out onto the pitch at Old Trafford in June, and play against some of football’s biggest legends is going to be remarkable,” he told United’s official website.
“I enjoy the thrill of competition in front of a crowd, so Robbie and his England team better watch out as I won’t be going easy on them!
“I’ve got a pretty special celebration planned for when I score, by the way.
“My team is going to be unbeatable – and Soccer Aid for Unicef is counting on your support to make a difference to thousands of children around the world. Come and join in the fun!”