Adam Johnson: Sam Allardyce says club was shocked at guilty plea

Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce has said that Adam Johnsons guilty plea to a child sex charge came as a massive shock to him as he was under the impression the former England winger was pleading not guilty. The Premier League club sacked Johnson last month after he admitted at the beginning of his trial to kissing and grooming a 15-year-old girl. Mar 4, 2016