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Glen Johnson Expects To Leave Liverpool As Free Agent After 2014-15 Season

Barring a late change in circumstances, Glen Johnson’s Liverpool career is winding down. Johnson told Sky Sports on Tuesday he expects to leave Liverpool this summer as a free agent. Johnson’s contract expires after the 2014-15 season, and the veteran fullback could be looking for a new club to represent next season. “I would have thought so,” Johnson said when asked if he...
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Nordic Fight Night results: Erik Skoglund defeats faded, still-fighting, Glen Johnson

Erik Skoglund (22-0, 11 KOs) took another step towards a world title challenge with a unanimous points victory over Jamaican veteran Glen Johnson (54-20-2, 37 KOs) on Saturday night at the Albertslund MusikTeatret in Copenhagen. The rising Swedish star proved too much for the former IBF World Light Heavyweight Champion, and after ten rounds of action the judges scored the fight...
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December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Weights from Copenhagen: Skoglund vs. Johnson, Nielsen brothers in action

All the fighters made weight today in Copenhagen ahead of the Nordic Fight Night at the Albertslund MusikTeatret on Saturday, which sees the return of the Nielsen brothers and rising Swedish star Erik Skoglund take on former world champion Glen Johnson.   Full list of weights below: Middleweight – 10 Rounds: Patrick Nielsen: 73.8 kg Lukasz Wawrzyczek: 73.3 kg Light Heavyweight...
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December 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Erik Skoglund takes on Glen Johnson this weekend in Copenhagen

It will be youth versus experience on Saturday night in Copenhagen when rising Swedish star Erik Skoglund (21-0, 11 KOs) takes on legendary Jamaican boxer Glen Johnson (54-19-2, 37 KOs) at the Alberstlund MusikTeatret. Despite their difference in age, both men share a common goal. ‘’This will be the biggest challenge of my career,’’ admits the 23 year-old Skoglund at a press...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Glen Johnson’s Diving Header Helps Liverpool Beat Stoke City (Video)

Glen Johsnon doesn’t score many goals, but his strikes always are dramatic and significant. Johnson scored the game-winning goal in Liverpool’s 1-0 victory over Stoke City on Saturday. The goal, Johnson’s first since December 2012, could have come at a better time, as Liverpool was facing the prospect of a winless November. The game was goal-less in the 85th minute when Rickie...
November 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Brendan Rodgers: Liverpool To Offer Glen Johnson New Contract

Glen Johnson has cemented his place among world soccer’s best fullbacks during his Liverpool career, and Brendan Rodgers wants to keep him in place for the long term. On Tuesday, Liverpool manager Rodgers told the Liverpool Echo that he plans to offer Johnson a new contract after this season. “We want to keep Glen here,” Rodgers said. “There is no question about that, especially...
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Glen Johnson: Neutral Fans Want Liverpool To Win Premier League

Glen Johnson might be biased when he says that those without biases want Liverpool to win it all. On Monday, the Liverpool and England fullback told The Independent that neutral fans hope his team edges Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester City in the race for the 2013-14 Premier League title. “Just to spice things up the neutrals would want to see us win it,” Johnson said. “Nobody...
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Glen Johnson ruled out for Liverpool

Liverpool defender Glen Johnson has been ruled out for an "indefinite" period of time but Brendan Rodgers does not intend to buy a replacement. Having lost out to Chelsea in the race to sign Basel winger Mohamed Salah - Liverpool were interested in the Egypt international but never made an official bid and were unwilling to pay what they considered an inflated asking price - there...
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January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Kiko Martinez, Glen Johnson And Roy Jones

Merry Christmas, boxing fans. Unfortunately I do not have a glittering weekly schedule to put under your tree. Instead, I have a bunch of once respected icons brawling in the gutter (metaphorically, of course). It’s not a packed week and there’s not much analysis to be done, so consider this whole column like you would the “The Rest” section that usually runs at the bottom...
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December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Roy Jones takes fight in Russia, Glen Johnson steps in to face Bobby Gunn

On Wednesday, December 18 at the Sands Casino in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania Glen ‘Road Warrior’ Johnson and Bobby ‘Celtic Warrior’ Gunn - face off for the vacant WBU Cruiserweight World title. The late change of opponent for Bobby Gunn, who was originally due to face Roy Jones Jr., came about after Jones Jr. announced yesterday that instead he was going to fight Zine Eddine...
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December 04, 2013  |  Discuss

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