Ex-England footballer Adam Johnson found guilty of under-age sex

Ex-England footballer Adam Johnson found guilty of under-age sex

The former Sunderland player had previously admitted grooming the girl and one charge of sexual activity.

Premier League 2015-16: Sunderland sack Adam Johnson after sex charge guilty plea

Premier League 2015-16: Sunderland sack Adam Johnson after sex charge guilty plea

Johnson is due to stand trial in Bradford on two counts of sexual activity with a child, which he denies.

Premier League: Sunderland's Adam Johnson pleads guilty to sexual activity with 15-year-old girl

Premier League: Sunderland's Adam Johnson pleads guilty to sexual activity with 15-year-old girl

Johnson also denied two charges of sexual activity with a girl aged under 16.

EPL: Spot of bother sparks Sunderland stroll against bitter rivals Newcastle

EPL: Spot of bother sparks Sunderland stroll against bitter rivals Newcastle

Sunderland swept to a record sixth successive Premier League triumph over bitter rivals Newcastle as Fabricio Coloccini's controversial dismissal sparked the hosts' 3-0 win at the Stadium of Light on Sunday.

Sunderland`s Adam Johnson denies sex charges

Sunderland`s Adam Johnson denies sex charges

Sunderland winger Adam Johnson denied three charges of sexual activity with an under-age girl during a court appearance in Durham, northeast England on Wednesday.

Sunderland's Adam Johnson could play against Stoke

Sunderland's Adam Johnson could play against Stoke

Sunderland midfielder Adam Johnson, who has been charged with four alleged offences related to sex with an under-age girl, could play against Stoke City in the Premier League on Saturday if he is in the right frame of mind, manager Dick Advocaat said.

Sunderland's Adam Johnson charged with under-age sex offences

Sunderland's Adam Johnson charged with under-age sex offences

 Sunderland and England midfielder Adam Johnson has been charged with four offences concerning sex with an under-age girl, a prosecutor said on Thursday.

Sunderland to review Adam Johnson suspension

Sunderland to review Adam Johnson suspension

Premier League strugglers Sunderland announced on Wednesday that they are reviewing their suspension of winger Adam Johnson following his arrest on suspicion of sexual activity with an under-age girl.

Adam Johnson bail extended in under-age sex case

Adam Johnson bail extended in under-age sex case

Sunderland winger Adam Johnson`s bail has been extended by five weeks following his arrest on suspicion of sexual activity with an under-age girl, British police revealed on Tuesday.

Sunderland manager Gus Poyet charged with improper conduct

Sunderland manager Gus Poyet charged with improper conduct

Sunderland manager Gus Poyet has been charged with improper conduct after an outburst during his side`s Premier League game against Hull City on Tuesday.

Sunderland's Adam Johnson bailed until March 18: Reports

Sunderland's Adam Johnson bailed until March 18: Reports

Sunderland and England midfielder Adam Johnson has been bailed until March 18 after being arrested on Monday on suspicion of having sex with an under-age girl, the BBC reported on Tuesday.

Sunderland suspend Adam Johnson after arrest over sex allegation

Sunderland suspend Adam Johnson after arrest over sex allegation

Sunderland suspended England winger Adam Johnson on Monday after he was arrested on suspicion of having sex with an under-age girl.

EPL: Adam Johnson rewards Gus Poyet for leap of faith

EPL: Adam Johnson rewards Gus Poyet for leap of faith

Adam Johnson played the decisive role in Sunderland`s 1-0 win at Newcastle United in the Premier League, but only after persuading manager Gus Poyet to let him stay on the pitch.

Alan Pardew creates unwanted history in Newcastle defeat

Alan Pardew creates unwanted history in Newcastle defeat

Alan Pardew suffered the ignominy of becoming the first Newcastle United manager to lose four successive Tyne-Wear derbies against Sunderland after Adam Johnson`s late goal subjected his team to more misery against their arch-rivals.

Adam Johnson`s late strike gives Sunderland win at Newcastle

Adam Johnson`s late strike gives Sunderland win at Newcastle

Adam Johnson scored a dramatic 90th minute winner for Sunderland as they beat Newcastle United 1-0 and claim a third successive victory over their north-east rivals.

Enjoy title pressure, Rodgers tells Liverpool

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers urged his players to stay calm and embrace the pressure of the Premier League title race after their nervous 2-1 victory over Sunderland.

England call-up depends on who you play for, says Johnson

Sunderland winger Adam Johnson believes he has missed out on an England call-up because he does not play for one of the top clubs in the Premier League.

Tottenham come from behind to beat Sunderland 2-1 in Premier League

Tottenham Hotspur pursued their Premier League revival by coming from behind to win 2-1 away to bottom club Sunderland at the Stadium of Light on Saturday, according to reports.

Norwich boss Hughton wary of strong Manchester City reaction after Sunderland loss

The Canaries manager is expecting Roberto Mancini to have his players fired up ahead of the game on Saturday, but was keen to point out that his own side have qualities to fear.