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Jan Aage Fjortoft comments on bizarre Ronny Deila gesture

Ronny Deila Celtic Manager Celebrates victory during the Ladbroke Scottish Premiership match between Celtic and Aberdeen at Celtic Park on May 8, 2016 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Ex-Celtic boss Ronny Deila has been making headlines for a bizarre reason.

Ronny Deila Celtic Manager Celebrates victory during the Ladbroke Scottish Premiership match between Celtic and Aberdeen at Celtic Park on May 8, 2016 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Jan Aage Fjortoft has claimed on Twitter that former Celtic boss Ronny Deila has found an innovative way in which to motivate his Valerenga team.

The 42-year-old has been in charge of the Norwegian side since January of this year after walking away from Celtic at the end of the 2015-16 campaign.

Deila was often the picture of passion in the Parkhead dugout but it would appear as if the Norwegian has found new and interesting ways in which to inspire his teams.

The Celtic fans display their banners during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Celtic and Rangers at Celtic Park on March 12, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Fjortoft, who played for Middlesbrough and Sheffield United, claims that Deila removed all of his clothes and gave his Valerenga side a nude pep talk before a clash with Brann back in September.

The idea behind this, according to Fjortoft, was for Deila to illustrate that his players need not fear anything.

Celtic fans display their support during the UEFA Champions League Group B match between Celtic and Paris Saint Germain at Celtic Park on September 12, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

It seems an odd way to motivate a team, but the proof is in the pudding as Valerenga - who hadn't won in seven games - picked up their seventh win of the campaign.

Deila led Celtic to two Scottish Premiership titles but the Hoops failed to qualify for the Champions League group stages under him.

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