19 Jun, 06:50
A single point separated the sides as a hard-fought 5th-8th place play-off finished in France's favour at Stade Henri Desgrange on Tuesday night. Check out some photos from Ireland's fourth IRB Junior World Championsip match.
The disciplinary process that ensued allowed Johnson play in the Six Nations game against Ireland and the timing of the appeal allowed him play against France.
Now however, he will have to sit out the Welsh international and Leicester's Premiership matches against Gloucester and Bath. His Leicester colleague Neil Back will take over the captaincy for the game against Wales.