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Former Sunderland star Adam Johnson is so went so emotional and totally regret the part he played that landed him in jail
The former footballer served a three years jail term over child sex offense.
Adams Johnson went on to finally apologised after he was released from prison where he served three years for child sex offense
The disgraced former footballer said he “deeply” regrets his actions. Johnson, who had played for England, said today he wants to move on with his life after grooming and engaging in sexual activity with a 15-year-old fan.
Johnson, 31, was released from HMP Moorland Prison on March 22 after serving only three years out of his six-year prison sentence.
In a statement on Tuesday, the dad said he “would like to take this opportunity to publicly express my remorse for my actions” which “led to my conviction and imprisonment”.
He continued: “I am very sorry for the effect my conduct had on those directly and indirectly involved. It should never have happened and I deeply regret what I did.
“I now want to concentrate on the future and want to demonstrate through my actions that I am committed to repaying them for their support.”
In the statement, Johnson also apologised to friends and family and thanked any members of the public that supported him.