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Celebrations come first before on-loan midfielder Aaron Mooy decides future


Aaron Mooy helped Huddersfield to a historic promotion

Aaron Mooy helped Huddersfield to a historic promotion

Aaron Mooy helped Huddersfield to a historic promotion

Huddersfield midfielder Aaron Mooy will not address his future until he has celebrated promotion to the Premier League.

The 26-year-old was a key player in the Terriers' incredible season, where they defied expectations to reach the top tier for the first time in 45 years by winning the Sky Bet Championship play-off final against Reading.

Mooy, an Australian, spent the campaign on loan from Manchester City - a team he looks unlikely to break in to any time soon.

Boss David Wagner will be keen to take the midfielder back to the John Smith's Stadium, especially as he was named in the Championship team of the year, but Mooy says it is too early to think about where he will be playing next term.

"I can't say anything. I've got to speak to my agent and Man City," he said.

"I've told them to not talk to me until the end of the season.

"I have just been trying to concentrate on the play-offs. They'll probably have to leave me alone for another 24 hours."

Wherever Mooy's future lies he will keep this season close to his heart.

He was a driving force behind the Terriers' impressive campaign, where they turned from relegation candidates to promotion winners, and scored penalties in their shoot-out wins against Sheffield Wednesday in the semi-final and Reading in the Wembley showpiece.

And the Australian reckons Huddersfield's achievement was not far behind Leicester's Premier League title win in terms of writing a Roy of the Rovers type script.

"When I first came, I knew Huddersfield came 19th last season, so expecting to be promoted was ridiculous. It's a big fairy tale," he said.

"I just feel, I can't even describe it, euphoria.

"I didn't think that the Premier League was possible when I came.

"I thought about halfway through the season, we'd played everyone, I just thought we had a chance. Because we're a good team.

"We stuck to it, we had some bad runs but we came back strong and got ourselves into the play-offs. And we've done it, it's unbelievable.

"It has been a dream season.

"From the start of the season everyone said we would fall away and now we are promoted. It's a massive achievement.

"I am not sure it is up there with Leicester City but it is close."