Adam Johnson

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The previous Sunderland footballer was sentenced to 6 years in jail

Disgraced ex-England footballer Adam Johnson must wait to be taught whether or not a contemporary enchantment in opposition to his youngster intercourse conviction has been allowed.

The 28-year-old was jailed for six years last March for sexually touching and grooming a 15-year-old schoolgirl.

He was later refused leave to enchantment his conviction and sentence, however launched a second bid late final yr.

A panel of three judges reserved its choice on the brand new software on the Attraction Court docket earlier.

A choice will now be made at a future date.

Johnson was discovered responsible of sexual touching, however not responsible on a cost relating to a different sexual act.

The previous Sunderland participant had beforehand admitted grooming the lady and one cost of sexual exercise.