Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Adam Johnson is a footballer of England

Adam Johson is a footballer who was born on July 14, 1987 in Sunderland, England. He is a Manchester City player who plays as a winger. Although born in Sunderland, but he comes from the academy after Middlesbrough Newcastle United and he is part of a squad that won the 2003-04 FA Youth Cup. Johson makes senior debut when he was seven belasa year on March 17, 2005 in the UEFA Cup defeat of Sporting Lisbon. He spent the 2005-2006 season on the bench and only as a substitute but did not play in the UEFA Cup. Johson scored the first goal in the Premier League against Bolton Wanderes on May 3, 2006. In the arena of international club play the UEFA Cup final now and into the first squad. Johson signed a contract extension for four years on June 30, 2006. On October 16, 2006, Johson joined Leeds United on loan for a month who are struggling in the Champions League, he's even got the man-of-the-match award in his debut. After playing for four months with Leeds, he returned to Middlesbrough and decided not to renew the contract. In September 2007, Johson joined Watford on loan for three months. He played in 12 games for the club and scored 5 goals before returning to Middlesbrough. In the 2008-2009 season, managed to make 32 appearances Johson and he also became a substitute. Johson be an important player in the Championship Boro in the 2009-2010 season and scored three goals in the first five games. Even though he is a winger, but managed to score 8 goals. On December 13, 2010, he suffered a hamstring injury and miss against Cardiff City. In recognition of consistent, Johson chose the North East Football Writers' Young Player of the Year award along with Boro players to another. On February 1, 2010, Johson joined Manchester City in the past four and a half year contract with an undisclosed fee. His first appearance on February 6, 2010 as a late substitute against Hull City. Then he scored the winning goal when playing as a substitute on October 3, 2010 against Newcastle. Then on December 1, 2010, Johson scored in the UEFA Europa match against Red Bull Salzburg. Johson finished the season with the first trophy in his senior career in the FA Cup in 2011. He scored twice against Inter and the League of Ireland XI at Dublin Super Cup pre-season and started the game in the Premier League in the 2010-2011 season against Swansea and his first goal against Blackburn Rovers at Edwood Park. On December 21, 2011 became the sixth goal for him before the transfer window opened. Johson began playing with the England national team under-21 team at the 2009 UEFA U21 Championships in Sweden. He scored in qualifying play-off against Wales U21s. He also won the man-of-the-match award in the final group stage match against Germany and as penalty shoot-out against Sweden. In late February 2010, Johson was appointed senior squad for the friendly against Egypt in March and May 2010. Even in the month of May, he entered the initial 30-man squad for the FIFA World Cup and making a full debut against Mexico on May 24, 2010. But on the eve of the FIFA World Cup begins, Johson failed to make the team. He started his first game for England after the FIFA World Cup ended on August 11, 2010 against Hungary at Wembley Stadium and there he was playing full time. Johson scored his first international goal against Bulgaria in Euro 2012 qualifier on September 3, 2010. Then he scored his second international against Switzerland even if only as a substitute. [read more]