Football

.

Troy Deeney buys mum new Mercedes for her birthday

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

Troy Deeney appears to have a bit of an obsession with birthdays and cars.

It was only in July when the Watford captain received some backlash from his Instagram followers by splashing out on a £180,000 Lamborghini for his 28th birthday.

But that hasn't deterred the Premier League striker from his lavish spending as he has gone all out to celebrate his mum's birthday.

Article continues below

On Saturday, Deeney risked feeling the wrath of his following again by showing off his latest big purchase on Instagram.

This time, however, it was a very nice gift to his mother, Emma, in the form of a very slick looking Mercedes - which, depending on the model costa at least £60,000.

Article continues below

And, unlike the Lamborghini post, it has been received much more positively by his fans, who were, no doubt, extremely jealous at Deeney's present.

The Hornets star obviously has had a bit of extra time on his hands after missing out on an international call up to Gareth Southgate's first England squad.

The forward scored an impressive 13 goals in his debut season in the Premier League last term and has already found the back of the net three times in the current campaign.

Deeney's form has led to increased calls from fans and pundits alike for the 28-year-old to be given the chance at international level, including Alan Shearer.

"He is an integral part to how Watford play. I like the way he leads that team and drags them around," Shearer told Match of the Day.

"If there's another injury then he should be given an opportunity."

Watford v Manchester United - Premier League

Given the current stain surrounding English football after the newspaper sting which forced Sam Allardyce to lose his job, Southgate might have been wise to err on the side of caution with Deeney.

The former Walsall striker spent three months in prison in 2012 after being involved in a brawl, during which he kicked a man in the head.

Since then, however, the Watford captain has certainly turned a corner and as his latest Instagram post proves, he is certainly generous to his friends and family.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Valon Behrami
Troy Deeney
England Football
Football
Premier League
Watford
Younes Kaboul
Heurelho Gomes

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again