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The Chronicle Feb 12, 2016
Why Sunderland fans were let down in the Adam Johnson case

Why Sunderland fans were let down in the Adam Johnson case

Sunderland sacked Adam Johnson this week, after being left with little choice once he changed his plea
Shields Gazette Feb 12, 2016

Adam Johnson trial: Footballer thought girl was deleting WhatsApp messages

Adam Johnson engaged in lengthy conversations with a teenage girl using the WhatsApp system, believing she was deleting their messages, prosecutors said.
Shields Gazette Feb 12, 2016

Adam Johnson trial: Footballer was messaging mum of his baby and teenager at the same time

After Adam Johnson had a sexual encounter with a 15-year-old fan his car, he was simultaneously messaging the teenager about what happened, and his partner about their new-born baby, prosecutors said.
Shields Gazette Feb 12, 2016

Adam Johnson trial: 'Footballer Googled age of consent' and other points from today's opening

Adam Johnson's trial began today at Bradford Crown Court with the prosecution opening the case against the former Sunderland winger.
Shields Gazette Feb 12, 2016

Adam Johnson 'abused revered position with girl fan', trial hears

Former Sunderland AFC footballer Adam Johnson "abused his revered position in society" when he had sexual contact with a teenage fan "in a way that he knew was both morally and legally wrong", prosecutors have said.
Shields Gazette Feb 12, 2016

Adam Johnson trial: Follow it live here

Sunderland winger Adam Johnson is set to stand trial today accused of two counts of sexual activity with a child.
The Northern Echo Feb 12, 2016

'We've got the forwards to cope in relegation fight' claims Sunderland boss despite Johnson's sacking

SUNDERLAND last night sacked £10m winger Adam Johnson, but Sam Allardyce is still convinced he has the forwards capable of keeping Premier League football at the Stadium of Light.
Roker Report Feb 11, 2016

Sunderland Sack Adam Johnson

Sunderland have confirmed that they've terminated Adam Johnson's contract with immediate effect. After Adam Johnson pleaded guilty to one count of sexual activity with a girl who he did not reasonably believe to be over 16, and another of grooming, Sunderland have terminated the winger's contract with immediate effect. Club statement from Sunderland AFC. In light of Adam Johnson's guilty pleas, the club has today terminated his contract with immediate effect. The club will make no further comment. The sacking of Johnson comes quick on the heels of Adidas terminating their boot deal with...
The Chronicle Feb 11, 2016
Sunderland sack Adam Johnson after he pleaded guilty to grooming and sexual activity with a child

Sunderland sack Adam Johnson after he pleaded guilty to grooming and sexual activity with a child

The news comes just hours after sportswear giant Adidas has terminated its contract with Adam Johnson in light of the admissions made in court
Shields Gazette Feb 11, 2016

Sunderland sack Adam Johnson after winger pleads guilty to grooming and sexual activity with a child

Adam Johnson has been sacked by Sunderland AFC after pleading guilty to grooming and sexual activity with a schoolgirl.
The Chronicle Feb 11, 2016
Adam Johnson not in Sunderland squad against Manchester United, says Sam Allardyce

Adam Johnson not in Sunderland squad against Manchester United, says Sam Allardyce

Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce says winger Adam Johnson is not available for this weekends game against Manchester United at the Stadium of Light
The Northern Echo Feb 11, 2016

Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce confirms Adam Johnson will not face Manchester United

SAM ALLARDYCE has confirmed that Adam Johnson will not play against Manchester United at the Stadium of Light on Saturday.
Shields Gazette Feb 11, 2016

Adam Johnson will not play for Sunderland against Manchester United - reports

Sunderland winger Adam Johnson will not play for the Black Cats against Manchester United due to his ongoing court case, according to reports.
Evening Gazette Feb 11, 2016
Adam Johnson 'will not play' for Sunderland on Saturday after admitting child sex offences

Adam Johnson 'will not play' for Sunderland on Saturday after admitting child sex offences

The former Middlesbrough FC player will be removed from footballing duties pending the outcome of trial, according to reports
Shields Gazette Feb 10, 2016

Adam Johnson on trial: Media storm on day one

A media storm surrounded Bradford Crown Court yesterday as Sunderland footballer Adam Johnson attended for the first day of his trial.

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