Originally written on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 10/21/14
With Manchester United losing the English Premier League title in the final seconds of the season in 2011/12, they could probably use a bit more depth this year. However, they probably never thought that help might come in the form of Usain Bolt, the world’s fastest man. After winning the 100 meter race at the London Olympics on Aug. 6, Bolt confirmed that the rumors of wanting to tryout with Manchester United were indeed true. He said he’s always wanted to play soccer and what better team to play for than United. The Jamaican track star even has some inside help as United defender Rio Ferdinand has offered to help him out in his quest. Bolt said that a lot of people think he’s joking about playing soccer, but claimed that if United manager Sir Alex Ferguson contacted him regarding a tryout he’d be there in a flash. He even made a video of himself playing soccer and said he hopes Ferguson takes the time out to watch it. Bolt added that it’s not just a publicity stunt and he wouldn’t...
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