Leon Johnson

Date of birth10 May 1981
Place of birthShoreditch
NationalityEnglish
Weight78 kg
Height1.83 m
PositionDefender/Midfielder

Johnson seized his chance to establish himself as a regular in the Southend United first team in January 2001 and established an excellent pairing with Kevin Maher in the centre of the park.

A tall and elegant central midfield player, he is adept at making important tackles and blocks to frustrate opponents.

He scored his first goal in senior football at Chesterfield in March 2001.

Johnson joined Gillingham on a three-year contract in August 2002.

His contract at Wycombe Wanderers was extended to June 2010 in January 2009, to June 2011 in May 2009, to June 2013 in May 2011 and to June 2014 in July 2013.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Southend United 17 Nov 1999 30 Jun 2002
Gillingham 13 Aug 2002 30 Jun 2007
Wycombe Wanderers 03 Jul 2007 30 Jun 2014

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2000-01 Southend United FA Cup
1
2000-01 Southend United LDV Vans Trophy 5
2000-01 Southend United League Division 3 19
1
1
2
2001-02 Southend United FA Cup 1
2
2001-02 Southend United LDV Vans Trophy 2
1
2001-02 Southend United League Cup 1
2001-02 Southend United League Division 3 24
4
2
4
2002-03 Gillingham FA Cup 1
2002-03 Gillingham League Cup 1
2002-03 Gillingham League Division 1 8
10
1
2003-04 Gillingham FA Cup
1
2003-04 Gillingham League Division 1 18
2
2004-05 Gillingham League Championship 6
2
3
2004-05 Gillingham League Cup 1
2005-06 Gillingham LDV Vans Trophy 2
1
2005-06 Gillingham League Cup 1
1
2005-06 Gillingham League One 25
3
1
8
1
2006-07 Gillingham FA Cup 2
2006-07 Gillingham Johnstones Paint Trophy 1
2006-07 Gillingham League One 23
1
1
2
2007-08 Wycombe Wanderers FA Cup 1
2007-08 Wycombe Wanderers Johnstones Paint Trophy 1
2007-08 Wycombe Wanderers League Cup 1
2007-08 Wycombe Wanderers League Two 44
1
3
2007-08 Wycombe Wanderers League Two Play-Offs 2
2008-09 Wycombe Wanderers FA Cup 1
2008-09 Wycombe Wanderers Johnstones Paint Trophy 1
2008-09 Wycombe Wanderers League Cup 1
2008-09 Wycombe Wanderers League Two 29
2
2
2009-10 Wycombe Wanderers FA Cup 1
1
2009-10 Wycombe Wanderers Johnstones Paint Trophy 1
1
2009-10 Wycombe Wanderers League Cup 1
2009-10 Wycombe Wanderers League One 5
1
1
2010-11 Wycombe Wanderers FA Cup 1
2010-11 Wycombe Wanderers Johnstones Paint Trophy 2
2010-11 Wycombe Wanderers League Cup 1
2010-11 Wycombe Wanderers League Two 22
1
1
3
2011-12 Wycombe Wanderers FA Cup 1
2011-12 Wycombe Wanderers Johnstones Paint Trophy 2
2011-12 Wycombe Wanderers League Cup 2
2011-12 Wycombe Wanderers League One 24
3
10
2012-13 Wycombe Wanderers League Cup
1
2012-13 Wycombe Wanderers League Two 18
2
1
2013-14 Wycombe Wanderers League Two 30
1
4


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
30 Sep 2000 Rochdale v Southend United W 0-1 League Division 3
11 Nov 2000 Carlisle United v Southend United L 3-1 League Division 3
28 Nov 2000 Southend United v Torquay United W 2-1 FA Cup 1st round replay
02 Dec 2000 Hartlepool United v Southend United L 1-0 League Division 3
09 Jan 2001 Southend United v Cambridge United W 3-1 LDV Vans Trophy 2nd round - southern section
20 Jan 2001 Leyton Orient v Southend United W 0-2 League Division 3
27 Jan 2001 Southend United v Shrewsbury Town D 0-0 League Division 3
30 Jan 2001 Southend United v Bristol Rovers W 1-0 LDV Vans Trophy Quarter-final - southern section
03 Feb 2001 Southend United v Lincoln City W 1-0 League Division 3
13 Feb 2001 Southend United v Swindon Town W 2-1 LDV Vans Trophy Semi-final - southern section
17 Feb 2001 Southend United v Halifax Town L 0-3 League Division 3
20 Feb 2001 Kidderminster Harriers v Southend United L 2-1 League Division 3
24 Feb 2001 Scunthorpe United v Southend United D 1-1 League Division 3
03 Mar 2001 Southend United v Rochdale W 3-0 League Division 3
06 Mar 2001 York City v Southend United L 1-0 League Division 3
10 Mar 2001 Southend United v Blackpool L 0-3 League Division 3
13 Mar 2001 Southend United v Brentford L 1-2 LDV Vans Trophy Final - southern section (1st leg)
17 Mar 2001 Barnet v Southend United L 2-1 League Division 3
20 Mar 2001 Brentford v Southend United L 2-1 LDV Vans Trophy Final - southern section (2nd leg)
31 Mar 2001 Chesterfield v Southend United D 1-1 League Division 3
03 Apr 2001 Darlington v Southend United D 1-1 League Division 3
07 Apr 2001 Southend United v Hartlepool United W 2-1 League Division 3
14 Apr 2001 Exeter City v Southend United D 2-2 League Division 3
21 Apr 2001 Macclesfield Town v Southend United L 1-0 League Division 3
24 Apr 2001 Plymouth Argyle v Southend United D 3-3 League Division 3
28 Apr 2001 Southend United v Carlisle United D 1-1 League Division 3
11 Aug 2001 Southend United v Darlington W 1-0 League Division 3
18 Aug 2001 Mansfield Town v Southend United D 0-0 League Division 3
22 Aug 2001 Birmingham City v Southend United L 3-0 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
25 Aug 2001 Southend United v Halifax Town W 4-1 League Division 3
27 Aug 2001 Luton Town v Southend United L 2-0 League Division 3
01 Sep 2001 Southend United v Leyton Orient L 1-2 League Division 3
08 Sep 2001 Rushden and Diamonds v Southend United W 0-1 League Division 3
15 Sep 2001 Southend United v Hartlepool United D 0-0 League Division 3
18 Sep 2001 Bristol Rovers v Southend United L 2-1 League Division 3
22 Sep 2001 Oxford United v Southend United L 2-0 League Division 3
25 Sep 2001 Southend United v Carlisle United W 3-2 League Division 3
28 Sep 2001 Southend United v Cheltenham Town L 0-1 League Division 3
05 Oct 2001 Torquay United v Southend United L 2-1 League Division 3
13 Oct 2001 Southend United v Swansea City W 4-2 League Division 3
15 Oct 2001 Stevenage Borough v Southend United W 1-4 LDV Vans Trophy 1st round - southern section
20 Oct 2001 York City v Southend United L 2-1 League Division 3
23 Oct 2001 Scunthorpe United v Southend United L 2-0 League Division 3
27 Oct 2001 Southend United v Kidderminster Harriers W 1-0 League Division 3
30 Oct 2001 Southend United v Bristol City L 0-2 LDV Vans Trophy 2nd round - southern section
03 Nov 2001 Exeter City v Southend United L 2-1 League Division 3
09 Nov 2001 Southend United v Macclesfield Town W 3-0 League Division 3
17 Nov 2001 Southend United v Luton Town W 3-2 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
20 Nov 2001 Southend United v Plymouth Argyle L 0-1 League Division 3
24 Nov 2001 Shrewsbury Town v Southend United L 2-0 League Division 3
08 Dec 2001 Chesterfield v Southend United D 1-1 FA Cup 2nd round
18 Dec 2001 Southend United v Chesterfield W 2-0 FA Cup 2nd round replay
26 Dec 2001 Southend United v Rushden and Diamonds W 4-2 League Division 3
22 Jan 2002 Southend United v Hull City W 2-0 League Division 3
29 Jan 2002 Halifax Town v Southend United D 1-1 League Division 3
09 Feb 2002 Southend United v York City L 0-1 League Division 3
16 Mar 2002 Lincoln City v Southend United W 0-1 League Division 3
23 Mar 2002 Southend United v Scunthorpe United W 2-0 League Division 3
30 Mar 2002 Kidderminster Harriers v Southend United L 2-0 League Division 3
13 Apr 2002 Southend United v Shrewsbury Town L 0-2 League Division 3


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.