Vital Football

Latest Norwich City News

Johnson Signs New Deal

Johnson Signs New Deal
Norwich City midfielder Bradley Johnson has tonight signed a new improved contract that keeps him at Carrow Road until 2016. The free transfer signing from Leeds who joined in 2011, had 16 months left on his existing deal.

Johnson spoke to the official site and told of his happiness at the deal. "I`m absolutely delighted. As soon as I heard that the club wanted to sit down and sort a new deal I just wanted to get it done and I`m delighted that it has," said Johnson. "I think I`m playing the best football of my career and I`m playing in the best league in the world. I think this is a club that is moving forward and I want to be a part of that. We`ve proved that we`re good enough to be here and we know how hard it is to stay in this league, but we work as hard as we can to do exactly that. It`s been a good time for me. I had the arrival of my baby boy three weeks ago and now I`ve signed a new contract."

Johnson, 25, has been ever-present this season save for missing the game at West Ham through suspension, and has made 57 appearances for the club. He joined Leeds from Stevenage for £250k in 2008.

Chris Hughton was clearly a thrilled man after adding Johnson`s signature to that of John Ruddy and Wesley Hoolahan, as he looks to retain senior players on longer-term deals.

"I`m absolutely delighted we have secured the services of Bradley Johnson," Hughton told the club`s official site. "He has been a tremendously consistent performer for us in midfield not just this season, but since he joined the club from Leeds United."

In our view, although not one of City`s more headline-grabbing performers, Johnson is an invaluable member of the side and one of the hardest workers in the squad. More noticed when he is not playing (e.g. Luton) than we he is. Congratulations Bradley on the new deal.

OTBC.

Writer:Savvy_Monkey
Date:Thursday February 14 2013
Time: 8:08PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Joshua v Klitschko?

Comments

0
A great bloke who puts himself about a bit ! Just put those shooting boots on Johnno !
yellow belly
15/02/2013 15:16:00
0
No surprise that any goals he scores are always with his head. Strange as I remember a cracker for Leeds vs Arsenal, obviously a fluke!
Savvy_Monkey
18/02/2013 10:23:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Norwich City Articles

Match Day Officials v Newcastle (28/9/16)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game against Newcastle United this Wednesday.

In Defence Of Wes Hoolahan

Replace him? You're joking

Duo In Team Of The Round (26/9/16)

Norwich City are represented in the latest League Cup team of the round that has been selected after this week's action.

Winning Is Still All That Matters

Lots of positives, despite still not being in top gear

Archived Vital Norwich Articles

Vital Norwich articles from

Site Journalists

The Tuckster
Editor email
Profile
Savvy_Monkey
no email
Profile
LeeBoz
no email
Profile
Tom McHugh
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MOTM v Burton Albion?
Suggested By: Tuckster
McGovern 6%
Pinto52%
Klose0%
Martin0%
Olsson11%
Dorrans5%
Howson2%
Brady0%
Jacob Murphy 11%
Hoolahan 11%
Jerome 0%
Thompson 0%
Josh Murphy 0%
Oliveira 2%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Norwich 9 6 2 1 20 6
2 Huddersfield 9 6 1 2 19 4
3 Brighton 9 5 2 2 17 6
4 Reading 9 5 2 2 17 0
5 Newcastle 9 5 1 3 16 10
6 Birmingham 9 4 4 1 16 4
7 Barnsley 9 5 0 4 15 6
8 Wolves 9 4 3 2 15 3
9 Brentford 9 4 2 3 14 6
10 Bristol City 9 4 2 3 14 5
11 Sheff Wed 9 4 2 3 14 -1
12 Leeds Utd 9 4 1 4 13 -1
13 Fulham 9 3 4 2 13 -2
14 Ipswich 9 3 3 3 12 0
15 Forest 9 3 2 4 11 -2
16 Q.P.R. 9 3 2 4 11 -4
17 Aston Villa 9 1 6 2 9 0
18 Burton 9 2 3 4 9 -2
19 Preston 9 3 0 6 9 -4
20 Blackburn 9 2 2 5 8 -6
21 Cardiff 9 2 2 5 8 -7
22 Derby County 9 1 3 5 6 -6
23 Rotherham 9 1 3 5 6 -12
24 Wigan 9 1 2 6 5 -3
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Norwich City Results (view all)

Norwich City Fixtures (view all)

Sep 28 2016 7:45PM : Newcastle United (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 1 2016 5:30PM : Wolverhampton Wanderers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 15 2016 3:00PM : Rotherham United (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 18 2016 7:45PM : Fulham (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 22 2016 3:00PM : Preston North End (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 25 2016 7:45PM : Leeds United (a)
Capital One Cup

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.FCBEARS519
2.DRAYTON GREEN412
3.Steve from Oz363
4.yellow belly208
5.suffolkcanary84
6.screaming canary67
7.northern yellow65
8.Rex60
9.Diss flyer38
10.fanforlife34