Michael Johnson

Born: February 24, 1988 (age 29)

Height: 6'0" (183cm)

Hometown: Urmston
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Midfielder
Michael Johnson
Career History
Senior2003-2012Manchester City
Sports Mole has 49 articles about Michael Johnson. Articles 1 to 40:
South Africa's Wayde Van Niekerk wins the final of the men's 400 metres athletics event at the 2015 IAAF World Championships at the 'Bird's Nest' National Stadium in Beijing on August 26, 2015
Wayde van Niekerk: 'I have achieved my dream'
South Africa's Wayde van Niekerk admits that he has achieved his dream by winning the Olympic 400m final in a world record time.
Aug 15, 03:18
South Africa's Wayde Van Niekerk wins the final of the men's 400 metres athletics event at the 2015 IAAF World Championships at the 'Bird's Nest' National Stadium in Beijing on August 26, 2015
Michael Johnson tips Wayde van Niekerk to be athletics' next star
Michael Johnson tips South Africa's Wayde van Niekerk to be the next star of athletics after he broke the 400m world record at the Olympic Games.
Aug 15, 02:45
South Africa's Wayde Van Niekerk wins the final of the men's 400 metres athletics event at the 2015 IAAF World Championships at the 'Bird's Nest' National Stadium in Beijing on August 26, 2015
Result: Wayde van Niekerk smashes 400m world record
South Africa's Wayde van Niekerk breaks Michael Johnson's 400m world record to win Olympic gold in Rio de Janeiro.
Aug 15, 02:06
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Jhonattan Vegas stretches lead at Barbosal Championship
Jhonattan Vegas shoots a second-round score of 60 to move clear of the field at the halfway stage of the Barbosal Championship.
Jul 16, 09:31
Angel Cabrera in action on February 13, 2014.
Angel Cabrera, Jhonattan Vegas share lead at Barbasol Championship
Angel Cabrera and Jhonattan Vegas dominate the par-five holes on day one of the Barbasol Championship to race ahead at the top of the leaderboard.
Jul 15, 09:14
Giovani Bernard #25 of the Cincinnati Bengals is congratulated by Jeremy Hill #32 of the Cincinnati Bengals after scoring a touchdown during the first quarter of the game against the Kansas City Chiefs at Paul Brown Stadium on October 4, 2015
Result: Cincinnati Bengals ease to fourth straight win
The Cincinnati Bengals hold the Kansas City Chiefs to seven field goals as they win 36-21 at home to go 4-0 so far this season.
Oct 4, 21:33
Shaun Wright-Phillips of Manchester City celebrates scoring his first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Manchester City at the Stadium of Light on August 31, 2008
On this day: Shaun Wright-Phillips at the double on Manchester City return
Seven years ago today, Shaun Wright-Phillips marked his second Manchester City debut by scoring two goals in a 3-0 win away at Sunderland.
Aug 31, 08:00
'Big' Usain Bolt celebrates on his knees after winning gold in the men's 200m at the World Championships on August 27, 2015
Usain Bolt unsure over London 2017 participation
Usain Bolt says that there is only a 50% chance that he will find the motivation to defend his 100m and 200m world titles in 2017.
Aug 28, 02:29
Mike Rodgers of the United States, Usain Bolt of Jamaica and Reza Ghasemi of Iran compete in the Men's 100 metres heats during day one of the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at Beijing National Stadium on August 22, 2015
Michael Johnson: 'Usain Bolt has no rivals'
Michael Johnson believes that Usain Bolt is still in a league of his own when it comes to sprinting, despite the challenge of Justin Gatlin.
Aug 27, 14:40
Usain Bolt of Jamaica wins gold in the Men's 100 metres final during day two of the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at Beijing National Stadium on August 23, 2015
Usain Bolt: 'I never doubted myself'
Ten-time world champion Usain Bolt insists that he never doubted himself going into the men's 200m final at the World Athletics Championships.
Aug 27, 14:30
Retired US sprinter Michael Johnson speaks on the second day of the Doha Goals summit in the Qatari capital on December 11, 2013
Michael Johnson: 'Justin Gatlin must show remorse'
Former Olympic and world champion Michael Johnson believes that Justin Gatlin's lack of an apology over his drugs bans is behind the lingering ill-feeling towards him.
Aug 27, 12:24
Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica celebrates after winning gold in the Women's 100 metres final during day three of the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at Beijing National Stadium on August 24, 2015
Michael Johnson: 'Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce the greatest female sprinter ever'
Michael Johnson declares Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce as the greatest female sprinter of all time following her gold medal in the 100m at the World Athletics Championships.
Aug 25, 13:05
Gold medallist Greg Rutherford of England poses on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Men’s Long Jump at Hampden Park during day seven of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games on July 30, 2014
Michael Johnson: 'Greg Rutherford should do less talking'
Michael Johnson tells Greg Rutherford to focus more on long jump after the Olympic champion launched a scathing criticism of UK Athletics.
Aug 25, 12:09
Usain Bolt of Jamaica wins gold in the Men's 100 metres final during day two of the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at Beijing National Stadium on August 23, 2015
Michael Johnson "amazed" by Usain Bolt's "best ever race"
Michael Johnson hails Usain Bolt's capacity to surprise after stunning Justin Gatlin to clinch another world title in Beijing.
Aug 24, 02:50
Usain Bolt of Jamaica wins gold in the Men's 100 metres final during day two of the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at Beijing National Stadium on August 23, 2015
Michael Johnson: 'Justin Gatlin made Usain Bolt-forced error'
Michael Johnson claims that Justin Gatlin made a "Bolt-forced" error before missing out on gold at the World Athletics Championships to Usain Bolt.
Aug 23, 14:51
Justin Gatlin of the US gestures after he won gold in the men's 100m final, 22 August 2004
Michael Johnson: Justin Gatlin "has a chip on his shoulder"
Michael Johnson claims that Justin Gatlin's image as a villain of athletics in fuelling his performances in 2015.
Aug 22, 14:16
Usain Bolt competes in the Men's 4x100 metres relay heats at Hampden Park during day nine of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games on August 1, 2014
Michael Johnson: 'Usain Bolt looked clunky in 100m heats'
Michael Johnson claims that Usain Bolt could be struggling in his bid to beat Justin Gatlin to World Championship gold.
Aug 22, 13:38
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United celebrates after scoring a goal to level the scores at 1-1 during the FA Cup Quarter Final match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on March 9, 2015
Video: Wayne Rooney, Rafael Nadal in star-studded ad for Nike Zoom trainers
Wayne Rooney, Rafael Nadal, Mo Farah and Serena Williams show off their speed in a new Nike ad.
Jul 2, 11:49
Michael Jonhson #93 of the Cincinnati Bengals leaves the field after warm-ups before a game against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on September 8, 2013
Cincinnati Bengals confirm Michael Johnson return on four-year deal
The Cincinnati Bengals confirm that they have re-signed defensive end Michael Johnson a year after leaving the club following his release by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Mar 15, 22:37
Lovie Smith speaks as he is introduced as the new coach of Tampa Bay Buccaneers at a press conference January 6, 2014
Lovie Smith: 'We are going to improve in free agency'
Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith insists that his side's past failures in the free-agent market will not deter them from making signings this year.
Feb 21, 20:55
Vincent Jackson #83 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers catches a game winning touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field on September 28, 2014
Result: Late Vincent Jackson score earns Tampa Bay Buccaneers shock win
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers earn their first win of the season as Vincent Jackson scores with seven seconds remaining to guide them to victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Sep 28, 21:34
Steelers receiver Antonio Brown in action against the Tennessee Titans on September 8, 2013
Half-Time Report: Pittsburgh Steelers rally to lead by seven against Tampa Bay Buccaneers
The Pittsburgh Steelers hold a seven-point lead at the break in their clash against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Heinz Field.
Sep 28, 19:41
Retired US sprinter Michael Johnson speaks on the second day of the Doha Goals summit in the Qatari capital on December 11, 2013
Michael Johnson: 'I fear for the future of athletics'
Former track and field star Michael Johnson reveals that he 'fears for the future athletics'.
Sep 8, 19:47
Andy Dalton #14 of the Cincinnati Bengals against the Atlanta Falcons at Georgia Dome on August 8, 2013
NFL Season Preview: AFC North
Sports Mole previews the 2014 NFL season of teams from the AFC North.
Sep 6, 19:56
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NFL Season Preview: NFC South
Sports Mole previews the 2014 season for the teams in the NFC South.
Sep 4, 10:00
Larry English #52 of the San Diego Chargers celebrates a sack of Christian Ponder #7 of the Minnesota Vikings during the first quarter on August 24, 2012
Tampa Bay Buccaneers sign defensive end Larry English
Defensive end Larry English is given a new lease of life as he signs for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, having left the San Diego Chargers in July.
Aug 14, 21:15
Usain Bolt of Jamaica celebrates winning gold in the Men’s 4x100 metres relay final at Hampden Park during day ten of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games on August 2, 2014
Usain Bolt hints at retirement after 2016 Olympics
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt hints at retirement at the end of the 2016 Olympic Games in Brazil.
Aug 3, 09:19
England's Adam Gemili during the men's 100m heats on July 27, 2014
Michael Johnson not impressed with Adam Gemili in 100m heats
Michael Johnson reveals that he was left unimpressed by Adam Gemili's performance in the 100m heats on Sunday.
Jul 28, 09:09
A general view of the goal post against the blue sky as the Denver Broncos host the San Diego Chargers during NFL action at Invesco Field at Mile High on November 22, 200
Cincinnati Bengals announce Sam Montgomery signing
The Cincinnati Bengals confirm that they have signed free agent defensive end Sam Montgomery six months after his release by the Houston Texans.
Apr 13, 01:52
Michael Johnson of Birmingham City charges forward during the FA Barclaycard Premiership match between Blackburn Rovers and Birmingham City held on January 18, 2003
Michael Johnson steps down from FA board after anti-gay comments revelation
Ex-footballer Michael Johnson steps down from his role on the FA's Inclusion Advisory Board after an anti-gay comments revelation.
Jan 7, 19:00
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FA backs Michael Johnson despite homophobic remarks
Birmingham City coach Michael Johnson will stay on as part of the FA's Inclusion Advisory Board despite making homophobic comments on a TV show in March 2012.
Jan 3, 03:55
Retired US sprinter Michael Johnson speaks on the second day of the Doha Goals summit in the Qatari capital on December 11, 2013
Michael Johnson: 'Athletics will never be a drug-free sport'
Michael Johnson believes that it is "unrealistic" to expect athletics to be completely drug free.
Dec 11, 11:56
Michael Jonhson #93 of the Cincinnati Bengals leaves the field after warm-ups before a game against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on September 8, 2013
Michael Johnson defends fan criticism
Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Michael Johnson defends his comments criticising the fans who booed his side during Sunday's win over the Cleveland Browns.
Nov 19, 12:36
Michael Jonhson #93 of the Cincinnati Bengals leaves the field after warm-ups before a game against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on September 8, 2013
Michael Johnson slams negative Cincinnati Bengals fans
Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Michael Johnson tells the fans to be positive or "leave" after his side were booed during Sunday's win over the Cleveland Browns.
Nov 19, 10:35
Michael Jonhson #93 of the Cincinnati Bengals leaves the field after warm-ups before a game against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on September 8, 2013
Leon Hall, Michael Johnson cleared for Cincinnati Bengals
Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Leon Hall and defensive end Michael Johnson will play against the Buffalo Bills after overcoming injuries.
Oct 13, 13:00
Bengals' DE Michael Johnson at practice on June 13, 2013
Report: Cincinnati Bengals not seeking Michael Johnson extension
Reports suggest that the Cincinnati Bengals will not be offering defensive end Michael Johnson a contract extension.
Jul 9, 12:48
Michael Johnson
On this day: Michael Johnson breaks 200m world record
Seventeen years ago today, America's Michael Johnson set a new record over 200m.
Jun 23, 09:31
Michael Johnson
Michael Johnson: 'UK needs dedicated athletics stadium'
Four-time Olympic champion Michael Johnson believes that the UK needs a dedicated athletics venue.
Apr 5, 22:01
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Roberto Mancini feels "sorry" for axed Michael Johnson
Roberto Mancini says that he is "sad" for Michael Johnson, who was released by Manchester City in December.
Jan 18, 16:33
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Michael Johnson reveals "mental health" issues
Michael Johnson reveals that "mental health" issues were partly behind his failure to succeed at Manchester City.
Jan 16, 12:11



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