"So I asked the lady, 'So why am I getting drug tested if I haven't signed for a club yet?' And she said they told her that all elite athletes have to get tested".
Bolt scored twice for the Central Coast Mariners last Friday.
Former 100, 200 and 4x100 meters champion Usain Bolt has been summoned for drug test by the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority.
"A champion is always welcome and at Valletta FC we believe nothing is impossible", Valletta managing director and CEO Ghasston Slimen told ESPN.
Should the Mariners sign Bolt, the FFA will consider ways to contribute off-field cash in the form of marketing arrangements and facilitating third-party sponsorships.
The demand for the out of competition test - to collect urine and blood - appears to have been issued by Football Federation Australia.
Reigning Maltese champions Valletta FC, boasting cash to splash after investors from the UAE recently took charge of the club and vowed to fund a charge towards the Champions League, have reportedly offered Bolt a two-year contract.
Fifa 98's retired Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt controls the ball during an exhibition football match between France's 1998 World Cup's French football national team and FIFA 98.
A curious Koch questioned whether the Mariners could profit off their potential recruit and sell him to another club, in the form of a transfer fee which is a popular concept in rival codes.
Bolt does not yet have a contract with the Mariners ahead of the start of the A-League season this Friday, with the club's chief executive Shaun Mielekamp saying in a statement that the Jamaican "will continue his indefinite training period. until any further notice".
Bolt himself was left unhappy after a recent Mariners game after he was picked to take a doping test, much to his surprise.