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Johnson hails captain Cattermole

November 14, 2012
By Kristan Heneage
Adam Johnson says Sunderland captain Lee Cattermole is an inspirational leader.

Johnson said Cattermole was "hot-headed" when he played alongside him as a teenager in the Middlesbrough academy but that the midfielder is now a fine leader.

"From the age of 15, Lee was one of those players who was hot-headed and got the lads in his own team going," Johnson told The Journal. "As a young lad he was probably even crazier than he is now.

"On the pitch, when he was young, ...

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