The Northern Football League
Published 26th July 2012
Johnston is rated as one of the top strikers in the Northern League have helped Moors win the Northern League title in each of the last two seasons, and in the season before that, helped Whitley Bay win the FA Vase. He was also at Durham City when they were promoted in 2008.
Shildon now have a powerful forward line, with Billy Greulich-Smith, Sam Garvie and Ben Wood all recruited in the closing months of last season.