Jailed Adam Johnson Ex-Sunderland player unlikely to play again

Adam Johnson has “damaged the reputation of football” and his chances of playing again are “very remote”, says Professional Footballers’ Association chairman Gordon Taylor.

Ex-Sunderland player Johnson has been jailed for six years for grooming and sexual activity with a girl aged 15.

Taylor also said the game needs to work harder on child protection.

“I do know my members and this is an example of something going badly wrong,”

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