Lee Johnson

Born: June 7, 1981 (age 36)

Height: 5'6" (168cm)

Hometown: Newmarket, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Central midfielder
Lee Johnson, Manager of Barnsley looks on during the Sky Bet League One match between Bristol City and Barnsley at Ashton Gate on March 28, 2015
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Career History
Youth1997-1998Arsenal
1998-2000Watford
Senior1998-2000Watford
2000-2001Brighton & Hove Albion
2001-2006Yeovil Town
2006Hearts
2006-2012Bristol City
→ 2010Derby County (loan)
→ 2011Chesterfield (loan)
2012-2013Kilmarnock
Managerial2013-2015Oldham Athletic
2015-2016Barnsley
2016-Bristol City
Sports Mole has 197 articles about Lee Johnson. Articles 1 to 40:
Lee Johnson in charge of Bristol City on December 20, 2017
Bristol City 'want Manchester United youngster Dean Henderson'
Manchester United goalkeeper Dean Henderson is a transfer target for Championship side Bristol City, according to a report.
May 21, 10:59
Brentford manager Dean Smith
West Bromwich Albion manager search down to two candidates?
A report claims that one of Dean Smith or Darren Moore will be named West Bromwich Albion's next permanent manager.
May 11, 14:13
Brentford manager Dean Smith
Brentford boss Dean Smith addresses West Bromwich Albion rumours
Brentford manager Dean Smith says that "the grass is not always greener" in response to recent talk that he is wanted by West Bromwich Albion.
May 7, 19:59
Brentford manager Dean Smith
West Bromwich Albion 'narrow manager hunt to three candidates'
West Bromwich Albion reportedly narrow their manager hunt down to three candidates.
May 3, 16:34
Lee Johnson in charge of Bristol City on December 20, 2017
Bristol City boss Lee Johnson in running for West Bromwich Albion job?
West Bromwich Albion are reportedly interested in appointing Bristol City boss Lee Johnson as the club's new manager.
Apr 28, 10:09
Lee Johnson in charge of Bristol City on December 20, 2017
Result: Leeds United complete second-half fightback to draw with Bristol City
Two goals after the break help Leeds United to rescue a 2-2 draw at home to Bristol City.
Feb 18, 18:23
The mighty Nuno Espirito Santo watches on during the EFL Cup game between Southampton and Wolverhampton Wanderers on August 23, 2017
Championship roundup: Wolverhampton Wanderers move 12 points clear at top of table
Wolverhampton Wanderers move 12 points clear at the top of the Championship table thanks to a 1-0 win at Ipswich Town on Saturday afternoon.
Jan 27, 17:03
Lee Johnson in charge of Bristol City on December 20, 2017
Bristol City seal loan deal for Saint-Etienne forward Lois Diony
Bristol City announce that they have completed the loan signing of Saint-Etienne forward Lois Diony.
Jan 25, 13:28
Aden Flint poses with his player of the month award for February 2016
Bristol City 'reject Brighton & Hove Albion bid for Aden Flint'
Bristol City allegedly reject a £6m offer from Brighton & Hove Albion for defender Aden Flint.
Jan 24, 15:59
Liam Walsh, Sergio Aguero and Kevin De Bruyne in action during the EFL Cup game between Bristol City and Manchester City on January 23, 2018
Lee Johnson taking positives from EFL Cup semi-final exit
Bristol City boss Lee Johnson hails his players for coming close to upsetting Manchester City, who he describes as the 'best side he has seen live'.
Jan 23, 22:48
Sergio Aguero celebrates with Bernardo Silva after scoring during the EFL Cup game between Bristol City and Manchester City on January 23, 2018
Result: Manchester City keep quadruple hopes alive by reaching EFL Cup final
Manchester City survive a late scare at Ashton Gate to beat Bristol City 3-2 on the night and 5-3 on aggregate, sealing their place in the final of the EFL Cup.
Jan 23, 21:45
Sergio Aguero in action during the Premier League game between Newcastle United and Manchester City on December 27, 2017
Team News: Pep Guardiola names strong Manchester City XI
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola names a strong starting lineup for the second leg of the club's EFL Cup semi-final with Bristol City.
Jan 23, 18:47
Liam Walsh, Sergio Aguero and Kevin De Bruyne in action during the EFL Cup game between Bristol City and Manchester City on January 23, 2018
Live Commentary: Bristol City 2-3 Manchester City (Man City win 3-5 on agg) - as it happened
Relive Manchester City's dramatic 3-2 win over Bristol City at Ashton Gate as Pep Guardiola's side survive a late scare to progress into the EFL Cup final.
Jan 23, 18:45
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola at the Premier League match against West Ham United on December 3, 2017
Bristol City to benefit from loan deals for Manchester City prospects?
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola is reportedly open to the idea of allowing some of the club's younger prospects to spend time on loan at Bristol City.
Jan 22, 12:05
Lee Johnson in charge of Bristol City on December 20, 2017
Bristol City boss Lee Johnson: 'Derby County penalty claim was strong'
Bristol City manager Lee Johnson admits that Derby County should have been awarded a penalty in the Championship meeting between the two teams.
Jan 19, 22:45
Jack Wilshere, Eden Hazard and N'Golo Kante in action during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Chelsea on January 3, 2018
This week's biggest games in world football
Sports Mole rounds up the biggest, best and most important upcoming matches from all corners of the globe.
Jan 19, 09:45
Lee Johnson in charge of Bristol City on December 20, 2017
Bristol City loan Liverpool winger Ryan Kent
Liverpool allow winger Ryan Kent to spend the second half of the season on loan at Championship side Bristol City.
Jan 12, 12:49
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp reacts during his side's Premier League clash with Newcastle United at St James' Park on October 1, 2017
Why Liverpool have best chance of ending Manchester City's unbeaten domestic run
Manchester City are unbeaten in their last 30 Premier League fixtures, but Liverpool have the best chance of ending that streak before the end of the season.
Jan 12, 11:35
A new picture of Gary Rowett, in charge of Birmingham City on November 30, 2016
Derby County secure Manager and Player of the Month awards for December
Championship high-flyers Derby County enjoy a clean sweep of awards, with Gary Rowett named Manager of the Month and goalkeeper Scott Carson winning Player of the Month.
Jan 12, 06:00
Lee Johnson gives instructions during the EFL Cup game between Manchester City and Bristol City on January 9, 2018
Lee Johnson: 'Bristol City still alive in EFL Cup tie against Manchester City'
Lee Johnson is adamant that Bristol City's EFL Cup semi-final tie with Manchester City is "not over" despite falling to a 2-1 first-leg defeat at the Etihad Stadium.
Jan 9, 22:54
Kevin De Bruyne celebrates with teammates after scoring an equaliser during the EFL Cup game between Manchester City and Bristol City on January 9, 2018
Result: Sergio Aguero spares Manchester City blushes
Sergio Aguero scores a 92nd-minute winner to fire Manchester City into a 2-1 first-leg lead over Bristol City in the EFL Cup semi-finals.
Jan 9, 21:42
Sergio Aguero in action during the Premier League game between Newcastle United and Manchester City on December 27, 2017
Team News: Pep Guardiola leaves out Sergio Aguero for semi-final first leg
Sergio Aguero is left out of Manchester City's starting lineup to face Bristol City, as Pep Guardiola makes four changes for the EFL Cup semi-final first leg.
Jan 9, 18:48
Sergio Aguero scores late on during the EFL Cup game between Manchester City and Bristol City on January 9, 2018
Live Commentary: Manchester City 2-1 Bristol City - as it happened
Relive Manchester City's EFL Cup semi-final first leg win over Bristol City as the hosts leave it late to take the advantage into the halfway stage of the tie.
Jan 9, 18:45
Lee Johnson in charge of Bristol City on December 20, 2017
Bristol City boss Lee Johnson: 'Current Manchester City side one of best ever'
Bristol City boss Lee Johnson says that the current Manchester City side is one of the best to ever play in English football.
Jan 8, 15:11
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Bristol City sign Everton midfielder Liam Walsh
Championship side Bristol City confirm the signing of Everton midfielder Liam Walsh on a two-and-a-half-year deal for an undisclosed fee.
Jan 6, 15:55
Lee Johnson in charge of Bristol City on December 20, 2017
Bristol City boss Lee Johnson: 'Beating Wolves would help Championship rivals'
Bristol City boss Lee Johnson says that a win over Wolverhampton Wanderers would benefit both the Robins and their promotion rivals.
Dec 28, 17:41
David Silva celebrates his opener during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Manchester City on December 10, 2017
Lee Johnson relishing semi-final showdown with Manchester City
Lee Johnson says that he has a soft spot for Manchester City, who his Bristol City side will take on over two legs in the semi-finals of the EFL Cup.
Dec 21, 12:50
Antonio Conte celebrates during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea on August 20, 2017
Antonio Conte congratulates Bristol City after EFL Cup giant-killing
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte describes Bristol City's shock EFL Cup quarter-final victory over Manchester United as a "great achievement".
Dec 20, 23:03
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Lee Johnson: "To beat Manchester United is incredible"
Lee Johnson admits to having "an overwhelming feeling of pride" after his Bristol City side knocked EFL Cup holders Manchester United out of the competition.
Dec 20, 22:51
A maniacal Jose Mourinho tries to figure out how many matches his side have drawn at Old Trafford this season during the Premier League clash with Arsenal on May 7, 2017
Result: Bristol City kill off Manchester United in dying minutes to reach EFL Cup semis
Bristol City score in the third minute of injury time to beat Manchester United 2-1 in the quarter-finals of the EFL Cup.
Dec 20, 21:55
Zlatan Ibrahimovic gives the thumbs-up ahead of the Premier League game between Manchester United and Newcastle United on November 18, 2017
Team News: Zlatan Ibrahimovic starts for Manchester United against Bristol City
Manchester United forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic makes his first start since recovering from a serious knee injury in the EFL Cup tie at Bristol City.
Dec 20, 19:03
Jose Mourinho applauds during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Newcastle United on November 18, 2017
Live Commentary: Bristol City 2-1 Manchester United - as it happened
Relive Bristol City's dramatic EFL Cup quarter-final win over Manchester United with Sports Mole's text commentary.
Dec 20, 19:00
Jose Mourinho winks during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Lee Johnson buys £450 bottle of wine for 'inspirational' Jose Mourinho
Lee Johnson reveals he has flown in a special bottle of wine from Portugal in the hope of enticing Jose Mourinho into a post-game chat after Bristol City face Man United.
Dec 20, 09:59
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho during the Premier League match against Southampton on May 17, 2017
Preview: Bristol City vs. Manchester United - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides team news, possible lineups and all the buildup to Wednesday's EFL Cup quarter-final between Bristol City and Manchester United.
Dec 19, 14:01
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Report: Everton midfielder Liam Walsh on Bristol City radar
Everton midfielder Liam Walsh is believed to be in discussions to secure a move to Championship side Bristol City.
Dec 13, 20:54
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Lee Johnson hails "outstanding" Bristol City performance
Lee Johnson hails the impact made by forward Milan Djuric when introduced against Crystal Palace, as Bristol City came from a goal down to win 4-1 in the EFL Cup tie.
Oct 25, 10:11
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Lee Johnson: 'We will explore options before signing a new midfielder'
Bristol City manager Lee Johnson says that the club will 'explore all options' before deciding on signing a new midfielder in January.
Oct 13, 15:15
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Aden Flint "flattered" by Birmingham City, Leeds United interest
Bristol City defender Aden Flint reveals that he was "flattered" after interest was shown in him by fellow Championship clubs.
Sep 12, 16:04
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
West Bromwich Albion winger Jonathan Leko joins Bristol City on loan
Bristol City confirm the signing of West Bromwich Albion and England Under-19 winger Jonathan Leko on a season-long loan.
Aug 28, 14:31
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Live Commentary: Bristol City 1-1 Aston Villa - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Bristol City's 1-1 draw with Aston Villa, as a deflected Josh Onomah strike rescued the Villans a point.
Aug 25, 19:15

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19Birmingham CityBirmingham46137263868-3046
20Reading461014224870-2244
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RBarnsley46914234872-2441
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