Jason Johnson (footballer)

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Jason Johnson
Personal information
Full name Jason Johnson
Date of birth (1978-01-25) 25 January 1978 (age 36)
Original team Assumption College / Calder U18
Height/Weight 182 cm / 85 kg
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1997–2008 Essendon 184 (109)
1 Playing statistics correct to end of 2008 season.
Career highlights

Jason Johnson (born 25 January 1978) is a retired Australian rules footballer who spent his entire professional career with Essendon of the Australian Football League (AFL).

Known as a tireless running midfielder, Johnson's career honours include All-Australian selection in 2001, the same year he won the W.S. Crichton Medal for Essendon's Best and Fairest player.

On 25 August 2008, Johnson and long time team mate Adam Ramanauskas announced their intention to retire from football at the end of the season.[1]


  1. ^ essenonfc.com Ramanauskas and Johnson retire

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Preceded by
Dustin Fletcher
Adam McPhee
Essendon Best and Fairest winner
Succeeded by
Mark Johnson
Scott Lucas