Video transcript: Adam Deacon
[Adam Deacon with young son standing on the Ivanhoe Junior Football Club footy ground]
[Adam] 'They do talk about the odds.'
[Young boys playing footy]
[Adam] ‘It’s certainly a conversation I didn’t have when I was a child, but there is an association now being made between sport and odds.
They’re watching their heros on TV.
I think it’s very unfortunate that some of the retired champions of the game are being utilised in advertising forms.
Even a recent retired Brownlow medallist who has written about the perils of gambling is now on a gambling ad.
So it is quite difficult to manage I think.’
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