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Adam Johnson Biography

Adam Johnson is an English footballer from Sunderland, England who plays for Premier League club Sunderland as a winger. A product of the Middlesbrough youth academy, he first captured the spotlight when he made his debut in a UEFA Cup game. His first goal for Middlesbrough was against Bolton Wanderers on 3rd May 2006. He has played 119 games for Middlesbrough, and has also played on la month long loan with Leeds United. After playing four games, Johnson returned to Middlesbrough and helped them to a victory in the FA Cup against Bristol City by setting up one goal and scoring the winning penalty in the shootout. In September 2007, Johnson joined Championship side Watford on a three-month loan, playing 12 games and scoring five goals before returning to Middlesbrough earlier than expected. On 24 August 2012, Johnson signed on with Sunderland on a four year-contract for £10 million. On 28 August, Johnson made his first appearance for Sunderland in a 2–0 win over league two side Morecambe in the League Cup, assisting in both goals. At an international level, Johnson was called-up for the under-21 team at the 2009 UEFA U21 Championships in Sweden. His style of play includes cutting inside coupled with agility and pace. Although he can play on both the left and the right, he can also play behind the main striker.

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Twitter users that get abused because their profiles are similar to footballers, managers or clubs
Twitter users that get abused because their profiles are similar to footballers, managers or clubs
Sometimes, Twitter users simply refuse to check who they tag in their tweets
Messi Tax Fraud Case: Do Footballers live in a world without rules?
Messi Tax Fraud Case: Do Footballers live in a world without rules?
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5 footballers who were sentenced to prison
5 footballers who were sentenced to prison
Lionel Messi joins a list of notorious names that have been sentenced to spend time in jail.
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10 of the biggest wastes of talent in football
Talent without hard work usually has predictable outcomes
Former Sunderland footballer Adam Johnson jailed for six years
Former Sunderland footballer Adam Johnson jailed for six years
Johnson had engaged in sexual activity with a minor knowing she was under 16
Sunderland Chief Executive Margaret Byrne resigns over Adam Johnson controversy
Sunderland Chief Executive Margaret Byrne resigns over Adam Johnson controversy
Adam Johnson was sacked by Sunderland last month after pleading guilty to two child sex offences
7 players who had their contracts terminated for bizarre reasons
7 players who had their contracts terminated for bizarre reasons
Sex, Drugs and a Golden Goal - What more can a player do to get his contract torn up?
Sunderland winger Adam Johnson pleads guilty to having sexual relations with 15-year-old girl
Sunderland winger Adam Johnson pleads guilty to having sexual relations with 15-year-old girl
The 28-year-old pleaded guilty to two charges but denied two other charges in court
The Undesirables - Premier League's most ineffective XI in 2014/15
The Undesirables - Premier League's most ineffective XI in 2014/15
A XI of players with some of the least desirable stats in the Premier League in 2014/15
Adam Johnson released on bail after arrest for sleeping with a 16-year-old
Adam Johnson released on bail after arrest for sleeping with a 16-year-old
Adam Johnson is in police custody for allegedly having physical relations with a minor
Liverpool vs Sunderland: Predicted line-ups & stats preview
Liverpool vs Sunderland: Predicted line-ups & stats preview
Liverpool return to Anfield on Wednesday, following a successful pair of trips to Manchester United and Cardiff City, entertaining relegation battling Sunderland. Brendan Rodgers’ men will be looking to consolidate both their form of late and their title challenge in the run-in, whilst the Black Cats arrive in Merseyside with work to do in thwarting [...]The post Coutinho Out, Sterling In? Liverpool – Sunderland Predicted Line-Ups & Stats Preview appeared first on Squawka News.
Manchester City 3-1 Sunderland: Tactical Analysis
Manchester City 3-1 Sunderland: Tactical Analysis
A side going for a quadruple, and another looking to maintain it’s Premier League status. Only in the Capital One Cup will you see such contrasting seasons clash in the final. But this was the case when Manchester City took on Sunderland at Wembley. Undoubtedly City were the favourites but Sunderland came with a sure […]The post Manchester City 3-1 Sunderland: Tactical Analysis | Sunderland’s successful gameplan undone by little space appeared first on Outside of the Boot.
England must resist handing Adnan Januzaj a call up
England must resist handing Adnan Januzaj a call up
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Probable candidates to replace Theo Walcott in the upcoming World Cup
Adam Johnson: 10 facts about the Premier League's player of the month
Adam Johnson: 10 facts about the Premier League's player of the month
10 facts about Premier League's player of the month - Adam Johnson
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