Troy Deeney is a professional footballer, who currently plays and is current Captain for Birmingham City and previously for Watford between 2010-2021. He has made over 500 professional appearances and scored more than 160 career goals.
Last year Troy presented Channel 4 Documentary, Troy Deeney: Where’s My History? He set out to campaign to make Black, Asian and minority ethnic histories and experiences being taught on the curriculum in schools across the UK.
Troy was also a regular guest for TalkSport’s Monday Morning Breakfast Show, appearing alongside Laura Woods and Ally McCoist.
He also hosts his own popular podcast, Deeney Talks, which is based around honest conversations with well-known personalities with guests so far including Elton John, Anthony Joshua and Ian Wright to name a few.
In November 2021, Troy released his memoir titled “Redemption”. In which he talks his readers through his life, remarkable story of resilience and path to reaching the title of Watford’s 3rd highest goal scorer of all time.
Since 2020, Troy has been writing a fortnightly column for The Sun sports section.