Bolt now chasing football dream in Norway

first_imgStrømsgodset Olympic champion Bolt now chasing football dream in Norway with Stromsgodset Dejan Kalinic 08:06 5/31/18 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(1) Usain Bolt Getty Images Strømsgodset Eliteserien Borussia Dortmund Premier League Bundesliga The Jamaican sprint legend and Manchester United supporter is not ready to give up just yet and is now training with an Eliteserien side Olympic great Usain Bolt is still “chasing the dream”, beginning training with Norwegian top-flight side Stromsgodset.Bolt – a Manchester United fan – trained with Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund earlier this year.The sprinting great, an eight-time Olympic champion, is not ready to give up on playing professional football just yet, starting a week of training with Stromsgodset. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Goalkeeper crisis! Walker to the rescue but City sweating on Ederson injury ahead of Liverpool clash Out of his depth! Emery on borrowed time after another abysmal Arsenal display Diving, tactical fouls & the emerging war of words between Guardiola & Klopp Sorry, Cristiano! Pjanic is Juventus’ most important player right now Bolt, 31, posted photos of training on Instagram, writing: “Chasing the Dream”, and on Twitter.Peter Stoger, the coach of Dortmund when Bolt trained with the club, said the Jamaican had “a lot of work to do” to play at the top level.He told reporters: “It’s all about procedure and movement, but the most important thing is that he had fun.”I think he is talented, but when he wants to play at a higher level, he clearly has a lot of work to do.”The physique he needs for his other sport is completely different from what he needs for football, but it was really fun for us.”It was a pleasure for us to meet a guy like him and to work with him.”No Limit— Usain St. Leo Bolt (@usainbolt) May 30, 2018Stromsgodset have won three of their first 12 league games of the season, sitting 12th in the 16-team Eliteserien.The worlds fastest man is training with Strømsgodset the next week. Doing his first session today. @usainbolt — Strømsgodset Fotball (@strmsgodset) May 30, 2018 Bringing in Bolt would certainly help to raise their profile around the sporting world, but whether he boasts the ability to earn a deal remains to be seen.last_img

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