The truth can now be revealed, two days out from Troisi’s first Sydney derby since signing for the Western Sydney Wanderers: he wasn’t having a dig at them at all.
“I won’t go into it because it’s just not the right thing to do or the right time, but it wasn’t even about the Sydney supporters actually,” he said.
“There was a bit going on, I guess, behind the scenes [at Victory]. Funnily enough I scored on the side where the Sydney supporters were. It created a good storyline but it actually wasn’t even about them, there were a few other bits and pieces that were going on at the time.
“They took it pretty personal but it was just a celebration I had in mind. Even though I’ve said it now they still won’t believe me.”
Is Troisi trying to…