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# Adam Johnson

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November 2023
Man arrested over death of ice hockey player Adam Johnson bailed by police
Adam Johnson died aged 29 after suffering a neck injury while playing for Nottingham Panthers.
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Gordon Strachan issues apology over controversial Adam Johnson comments
Strachan was accused of claiming racist abuse was the same as the situation that would face Johnson if he returns to football.
Ex-Premier League footballer Adam Johnson loses bid to appeal underage sex conviction
The footballer was handed a six-year prison sentence last March.
Ex-Premier League footballer Adam Johnson loses appeal against underage sex conviction
The 28-year-old was handed a six-year prison sentence in March.
Adam Johnson has lodged an appeal against his six-year jail term
British media have reported that Johnson will be moved to a jail close to his home in north-east England.
Footballer Adam Johnson sentenced to 6 years in prison
‘All of this is entirely your own responsibility and fault’, judge tells former Sunderland player.
Sunderland's Irish CEO resigns, admits to having known Adam Johnson kissed 15-year-old girl
The Armagh-born administrator had been under the spotlight regarding how much she knew about the former player’s relationship with a minor.
Adam Johnson's sister launches Facebook campaign to help his appeal
Faye Johnson wants people to change their profile picture to one of the disgraced footballer hugging his infant child.
Police claim Sunderland knew of Johnson underage sex act last year
The former England international was found guilty of one count of sexual activity with a child this week and it has been revealed that his club knew of the details.
We'll Leave It There So: TV3 to show Euro games, McGregor keen on Lawler and all today's sport
Elsewhere, Jack McCaffrey may be unavailable for Dublin’s championship defence while Belvedere College booked their place in the Leinster Schools Senior Cup.
'Justice has been done and he has let everybody down' - Allardyce on Adam Johnson verdict
The former Sunderland winger was found guilty of one count of sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl.
We'll Leave It There So: Johnson faces up to 10 years in jail, Euro Super League and all today's sport
Elsewhere, some good news for Joe Schmidt while Ulster’s Rory Scholes is on his way out of the province
Sunderland release hard-hitting statement regarding Adam Johnson but big questions remain
It was alleged in court that CEO Margaret Byrne was aware the midfielder had kissed a 15-year-old girl and knew she was underage at the time.
Adam Johnson found guilty of one count of sexual activity with child
The former Sunderland player had been earlier been found not guilty of a similar charge.
Jury retires in Adam Johnson under-age sex trial
The former Sunderland footballer denies two more serious counts of sexual activity with a child.
Court hears details of how Adam Johnson met with underage girl for 'thank you kiss and more'
The jury watched a video recording of the girl’s police interview during the ex-Premier League footballer’s trial today.
Court hears former Sunderland player Adam Johnson 'abused position in society'
More details of the case emerged in court today.
Adam Johnson sacked by Sunderland after admitting sexual activity with underage girl
The Premier League club has released a statement this evening.
Sunderland footballer Adam Johnson admits sexual activity with a child
The England international denies two other charges, however.
Sunderland boss has a go at one of his own players following loss to United
The Dutch coach was not happy with his team after they slipped to a fifth Premier League defeat.
Premier League footballer pleads not guilty to charges of sexual activity with underage girl
Sunderland’s Adam Johnson appeared in court today and his trial is scheduled to begin in August.
Adam Johnson bailed over underage sex charges
The Sunderland winger has been charged with three counts of sexual activity with a minor.
Sunderland footballer Adam Johnson to plead 'not guilty' to child sex offences
The footballer held hands with his girlfriend Stacey Flounders as they arrived at court.
Romantic Wenger, pragmatic Jose & more Premier League talking points
Arsenal v Chelsea grabs the headlines this weekend but Fellaini is back at Goodison while Newcastle’s unrest seems set to continue.
We'll Leave It There So: Irish Rugby rubbish criticisms, Pep's going home & all today's sport
Also, AP McCoy prepares to say farewell and one Irish pundit wants Jack Grealish to feature against Scotland.
Sunderland aren't suspending Adam Johnson despite his underage sex charges
The Black Cats winger is free to play this weekend after being charged with sexual offences with a 15-year-old on Thursday.
Premier League footballer charged with 3 offences of sexual activity with 15-year-old girl
England international Adam Johnson appeared to answer bail today following his arrest back in March.
Adam Johnson has bail extended and back in training as Sunderland lift ban
The England winger was arrested earlier this month over alleged sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl but could return to Premier League action this weekend.
England winger Adam Johnson released on bail
Durham Police have released Sunderland’s Adam Johnson on bail as they look into claims of sexual activity with a girl under the age of 16.
Sunderland's Adam Johnson 'arrested on suspicion of having sex with a teenager'
The club is reported to have suspended the player.
Johnson strikes late to condemn Newcastle to fourth straight derby defeat
Adam Johnson was the Grinch who stole Christmas from Newcastle fans.
Manchester City v Sunderland, League Cup final
Manchester City took on Sunderland as Manuel Pellegrini’s side attempted to win the first of four potential trophies today.
Sunderland, West Ham bolster survival bids
The Hammers beat Swansea 2-0 thanks to a Kevin Nolan brace today.
Adam Johnson hits the net again as Sunderland move out of the bottom three
Gus Poyet’s side got the better of Stoke tonight.
Southampton undone by Sunderland fightback
Gus Poyet’s side have now been beaten only once in their last seven league games.
Big Sam safe for now as Hammers win, Johnson nets Sunderland hat-trick
There were also wins for Spurs and Southampton.
WATCH: Vaughan strike completes derby delight for Sunderland
Stephane Sessegnon and Adam Johnson were also on the scoresheet as Sunderland won 3-0.
Because it's his 38th birthday, here's Paul Scholes crunching Adam Johnson with a tackle
Don’t be fooled, he can tackle when he wants to.
Adam Johnson will improve, says Martin O’Neill
‘I imagine he will get back first of all to the form he has shown over the last couple of seasons, and secondly it won’t be far away.’
Premier League: Martin O'Neill unsure on Johnson fitness
After the first international break of the season it’s back to the grindstone this weekend.