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Why Paul Merson Dressed Up As 'Gonzo' On Sky Sports

Nasir Jabbar

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Why Paul Merson Dressed Up As 'Gonzo' On Sky Sports

Paul Merson is a man of his words.

When Huddersfield secured promotion to the Premier League last season courtesy of a Play-Off final victory, not many fancied their chances to hold onto their top flight status.

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Including Merson who was adamant 'The Terriers' were heading straight back down.

And he even made a bet.

If David Wagner managed to keep his side in the Premier League, Merson said he'd wear a 'Gonzo' costume on television.

Image: Sky Sports
Image: Sky Sports
Image: Sky Sports
Image: Sky Sports

Following Huddersfield's point against Chelsea on Wednesday night, the club will continue to ply their trade in the Premier League with Merson eating his words.

Huddersfield players celebrate at the full-time whistle. Image: PA
Huddersfield players celebrate at the full-time whistle. Image: PA

As well as dressing up as 'Gonzo' on Sky.

Brilliant.

Topics: Football News, Football, Paul Merson, Huddersfield

Nasir Jabbar
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