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Troy Deeney Gives Refreshingly Honest Interview After Watford Reach FA Cup Final

Troy Deeney Gives Refreshingly Honest Interview After Watford Reach FA Cup Final

Troy Deeney delivered an impeccable post-match interview after guiding his club to the FA Cup final.

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The Watford skipper touched on a number of topics including his time in jail, his footballing upbringing not to mention mocking Raul Jimenez over his mask celebration.

"I was holding back the tears. 12 years ago I was paying £10 a week to play football and now I'm in the final," he said on beIN SPORTS.

Jimenez celebrated his goal by wearing a mask, and Deeney didn't hold back.

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"I'm glad he put that mask on - he could wear it out now as well, now he's a loser. So, enjoy the mask - we got the victory," he added.

"He's a top, top player. It was a great finish, but I didn't see the mask thing. I'm quite happy I only saw it now because I probably would have lost my head if I saw that.

"I think you've got to wear the mask and do all that stuff when you know you're going to win the game."

The 30-year-old striker also gave a superb post-match interview to BT Sport on the pitch immediately after the game.

He not only demanded a new deal but also poked fun of Saturday's FA Cup semi-final between Manchester City vs. Brighton.

Watford, who are sitting 10th in the Premier League, now have a FA Cup final against Manchester City to look forward to, and they booked their spot in truly stunning fashion.

The 'Hornets' came from two goals down to seal a dramatic 3-2 victory against Wolves on Sunday.

Javi Gracia's team went behind in the first-half with Wolves' Mexican striker bagging his side's second. Gerard Deulofeu pulled one back before Deeney forced extra-time after converting a penalty deep, deep into stoppage time.

Deulofeu then scored in the 104th minute to complete a remarkable turnaround.

Topics: Manchester City, Watford, Football News, Gerard Deulofeu, Football, Raul Jimenez, FA Cup, Wolves, Troy Deeney

Nasir Jabbar

Nasir Jabbar is a journalist at SPORTbible. He graduated from Bath Spa University with a BA in Media Communications. He's a combat sport aficionado, and has contributed to MMA websites AddictedMMA and CagePotato. Nasir has covered some of the biggest fights, while interviewing the likes of Conor McGregor, Michael Bisping and Anthony Joshua. He's also an avid Bristol City fan.

 

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