Troy Deeney

Discussion in 'Former Players Archive' started by wfcSinatra, Feb 2, 2017.

  1. wfcSinatra

    wfcSinatra Predictor Choker 14/15

    What? Pretty standard advertising campaign. Do you get annoyed when Cheryl does another L’Oréal advert? Weird.
     
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  2. scummybear

    scummybear Reservist

    When it's in an interview, yes actually. I also get annoyed when Lewis Hamilton flashes his sponsored watches in press conferences. It's got **** all to do with his marketing campaign, he got asked a question about football.

    Clearly you've become very desensitised to product placement.
     
  3. SkylaRose

    SkylaRose Administrator Staff Member

    Cannot see him ever returning in a managerial role, I know he is still regarded by many as a club legend, but as he stated in that interview his podcast media antics have done him no favours with football fans' who looked up to him. His head is not in the right place now, despite him getting the gig at FGR you still get the impression he would rather be on the sofa of MotD or Final Score giving his analysis.
     
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  4. Hogg-DEENEY!!!

    Hogg-DEENEY!!! Squad Player

    Plenty of reasons to criticise Troy, but this ain't one!
     
  5. wfcSinatra

    wfcSinatra Predictor Choker 14/15

    Fair enough. It’s pretty standard advertising practice and it works. I personally struggle to fathom why it’d annoy someone when he’s not even our player anymore but each to their own!
     
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  6. The undeniable truth

    The undeniable truth First Team Captain

    If everything on Insta is photoshopped, don't bother with a "skincare routine" just photoshop your images like everyone else ! "15 minutes" on skincare ? How does one spend more than a minute ???
     
  7. ProfessorAbdi

    ProfessorAbdi First Year Pro

    Who the **** is Cheryl?
     
  8. ProfessorAbdi

    ProfessorAbdi First Year Pro

    By the way this is definitely happening if Pozzo and Duxbury are still here in a few years time.
     
  9. Keighley

    Keighley Squad Player

    Even I know the answer to that one!
     
  10. wfc4ever

    wfc4ever First Team Captain

    Even after Duxbury basically accused him of talking rubbish ?
     
  11. scummybear

    scummybear Reservist

    Like I said, it annoys me when anyone does it. It's why some celebrities are particularly unlikeable and appear fake (ironically) - it just so happens, somebody posted it here because he's a former player, and I read it because it's to do with managing our club.

    I haven't hunted down Tamas Priskin's private Instagram and complained about him saying 'Pringles are good'. It's literally in an interview about us. Not sure why that's a struggle to fathom.

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  12. Carpster

    Carpster Squad Player

    Takes me longer to get rid of my morning glory.
     
  13. Steve Leo Beleck

    Steve Leo Beleck Squad Player

    I enjoyed how it came out of nowhere. There I was reading the usual blather from Troy about something that's never going to happen and then Bam! he's giving me very unconvincing skincare advice.
     
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  14. UEA_Hornet

    UEA_Hornet First Team Captain

    SSN ticker reporting he’s about to be given the Forest Green job.
     
  15. The undeniable truth

    The undeniable truth First Team Captain

    His experience of managing Watford for about 5 seasons will stand him in good stead.
     
  16. Hogg-DEENEY!!!

    Hogg-DEENEY!!! Squad Player

    That's about a century in normal club years
     
  17. Teide1

    Teide1 Squad Player

    I reckon they have decided it’s cheaper to promote him than sack him and given him a chance! Good luck to him hope he keeps them up!
     
  18. Vic

    Vic First Year Pro

    Looking forward to another meltdown from the Forest Green owner when we make our move to bring Troy home.
     
  19. Heidar

    Heidar Squad Player

    Go on Troy! He's had plenty of managers to learn from. Most of them a lesson in "what not to do".
     
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  20. Otter

    Otter Gambling industry insider

    I'd love it if he gave his first press conference in Italian.
     
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  21. wfc4ever

    wfc4ever First Team Captain

    Will he talk about needed time and not to panic .
     
  22. Keighley

    Keighley Squad Player

    It will be quite a stretch for him to give it in English.
     
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  23. Arakel

    Arakel First Team

    Does he know that their cafeteria is vegan food only?
     
  24. SkylaRose

    SkylaRose Administrator Staff Member

    He found out yesterday, thankfully this was spotted pulling up at FGR training facility earlier today.

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  25. Relegation Certs

    Relegation Certs Squad Player

  26. Otter

    Otter Gambling industry insider

    That's lunch covered, what about dinner?
     
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  27. Pozzo Out

    Pozzo Out Squad Player

    I hope he now realises that he’s the expendable one now, and can’t go demanding to the hierarchy at clubs “it’s him, or me”…
     
  28. Lubaduck

    Lubaduck First Year Pro

    The Cafe options saw off Big Dunc so I really can't see Troy lasting too long there either .
    Tofu salad . Yum yum !.
     
  29. Clive_ofthe_Kremlin

    Clive_ofthe_Kremlin Squad Player

    I hope I'm wrong and wish him good luck, but I'm not convinced he has either the maturity or the man management skills to be a successful league manager.
     
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  30. Bwood_Horn

    Bwood_Horn Squad Player

    I'm a great believer in the old adage that:

    I think, in the grand scheme of things, Troy was an adequate player (but had a number of purple patches with us) and I really hope he does well at Forest Green. Much the same as I'm hoping Lloydihno comes good at the 'Wood (but probably not this season).
     
  31. The undeniable truth

    The undeniable truth First Team Captain

    More likely to be "vegan food or me" in his case.
     
  32. Hornpete

    Hornpete Squad Player

  33. UEA_Hornet

    UEA_Hornet First Team Captain

    Going well…

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  34. The Voice of Reason

    The Voice of Reason First Team Captain

  35. GarethCritic

    GarethCritic Academy Graduate

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