See Bolt’s Mariners debut on Fox Sports and My Football Live app

Usain Bolt is set to make his first appearance in a Central Coast Mariners shirt on Friday night, August 31, with the momentous occasion to be shown on Fox Sports.

The Mariners’ annual fixture with a local Central Coast Select side will attract more eyes than ever before with Fox Sports to provide live coverage - which can also be streamed live on the My Football Live app - as part of a programme billed as 'The Trial'.

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With Bolt set to get some minutes in the match, the world will be watching to see how the celebrated sprinter fares.

The fastest man in the world, who has long held a dream to play professional football, will be eager to impress at Central Coast Stadium as he attempts to win a playing contract with the Hyundai A-League outfit.

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Former Aussie athlete Matt Shirvington is set to helm Fox Sports' studio coverage alongside Mark Bosnich and Archie Thompson from 7:00pm on channel 505.

Adam Peacock and Robbie Slater then take up the call as the contest gets underway at 7:30pm.

You can also stream the match LIVE via the My Football Live app. Live, fast and data-free for Telstra mobile customers - click here to download it.

Tickets for the match are available to the general public from $10.

For full details, head to the Central Coast Mariners website.