Adam Johnson

  • Date of birth : 14/07/1987
  • Position : Midfield
  • Country : England England
 
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Adam Johnson

Adam Johnson

A skilful left-winger who generally operates on the right, former Under-21 international Adam Johnson scored in each of England's opening two UEFA EURO 2012 qualifiers against Bulgaria and Switzerland. Despite his ability to take on and beat defenders, he is used more often than not as a substitute by Manchester City FC.

• Though born in Sunderland, Johnson joined the youth academy at nearby Middlesbrough FC and helped the club win the FA Youth Cup in 2004.

• Made his first-team debut in a UEFA Cup game at Sporting Clube de Portugal but had to wait almost six months for his Premier League bow – and first senior start, a 2-1 home win against Arsenal FC on 10 September 2005; he made three appearances as Boro reached the UEFA Cup final that season.

• Kept out of the first team by England international Stewart Downing, he had loan spells at Leeds United AFC and Watford FC before excelling at Boro in 2009/10 following the club's relegation from Premier League.

• Scored 11 Championship goals in the first half of the 2009/10 campaign, earning a mid-term transfer to Manchester City, where he maintained his form and came close to making England's 2010 FIFA World Cup squad.

• One of the England U21 side's standout performers in their run to the 2009 UEFA European Under-21 Championship final in Sweden, he won his first senior cap against Mexico on 24 May 2010 and came off the bench to score in UEFA EURO 2012 qualifiers against Bulgaria and Switzerland later that year.

UEFA honours
UEFA European Under-21 Championship: runner-up 2009

Last updated: 10/04/12 18.10CET

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Match log

DateCompetitionPhaseMinsGSA
The home team is listed first.Last updated: 26/05/2015 02:14 CET
16.08.2014English Premier LeagueWest BromWest Brom2-2SunderlandSunderland7300
27.08.2014English League CupSecond roundBirminghamBirmingham0-3SunderlandSunderland9010
30.08.2014English Premier LeagueQPRQPR1-0SunderlandSunderland9000
13.09.2014English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland2-2TottenhamTottenham9010
20.09.2014English Premier LeagueBurnleyBurnley0-0SunderlandSunderland6700
23.09.2014English League CupThird roundSunderlandSunderland1-2StokeStoke8800
27.09.2014English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland0-0SwanseaSwansea6600
04.10.2014English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland3-1StokeStoke3000
18.10.2014English Premier LeagueSouthamptonSouthampton8-0SunderlandSunderland2900
25.10.2014English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland0-2ArsenalArsenal7400
09.11.2014English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland1-1EvertonEverton6400
22.11.2014English Premier LeagueLeicesterLeicester0-0SunderlandSunderland9000
29.11.2014English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland0-0ChelseaChelsea9000
06.12.2014English Premier LeagueLiverpoolLiverpool0-0SunderlandSunderland7900
13.12.2014English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland1-1West HamWest Ham7000
21.12.2014English Premier LeagueNewcastleNewcastle0-1SunderlandSunderland9010
26.12.2014English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland1-3HullHull9010
28.12.2014English Premier LeagueAston VillaAston Villa0-0SunderlandSunderland9000
01.01.2015English Premier LeagueMan. CityMan. City3-2SunderlandSunderland9010
04.01.2015English FA CupThird roundSunderlandSunderland1-0LeedsLeeds1600
10.01.2015English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland0-1LiverpoolLiverpool9000
17.01.2015English Premier LeagueTottenhamTottenham2-1SunderlandSunderland9000
31.01.2015English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland2-0BurnleyBurnley8600
07.02.2015English Premier LeagueSwanseaSwansea1-1SunderlandSunderland2500
10.02.2015English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland0-2QPRQPR9000
15.02.2015English FA CupFifth roundBradfordBradford2-0SunderlandSunderland9000
21.02.2015English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland0-0West BromWest Brom9000
28.02.2015English Premier LeagueMan. UnitedMan. United2-0SunderlandSunderland8100
21.03.2015English Premier LeagueWest HamWest Ham1-0SunderlandSunderland1700
05.04.2015English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland1-0NewcastleNewcastle1000
11.04.2015English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland1-4Crystal PalaceCrystal Palace3100
02.05.2015English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland2-1SouthamptonSouthampton800
09.05.2015English Premier LeagueEvertonEverton0-2SunderlandSunderland1600
16.05.2015English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland0-0LeicesterLeicester3000
20.05.2015English Premier LeagueArsenalArsenal0-0SunderlandSunderland7500
24.05.2015English Premier LeagueChelseaChelsea3-1SunderlandSunderland7501

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General info

  • Name: Adam Johnson
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 14/07/1987 (27)
  • Country: England
  • Squad number: 11
  • Club: Sunderland ( ENG)

  • Height: 175cm
  • Weight: 61kg

  • Currently playing:
    • FIFA World Cup 2012/14

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Cup (Round of 16)
    17/03/05: Sporting 1-0 Middlesbrough
  • National team: UEFA European Under-19 Championship (Elite round)
    18/05/06: England 1-2 Belgium

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

TeamPGS
England52
England U-21112
England U-1930
Total194

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
ClubPGS
Man. City50
Total50
UEFA Europa League
ClubPGS
Man. City82
Middlesbrough40
Total122
Last updated: 22/07/2014 16:08 CET
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