Mitchell Johnson emerged a new man after being told by Corporal Roberts-Smith he needed to prioritise what was important and shut out the negative press he was receiving.

Mitchell Johnson emerged a new man after being told by Corporal Roberts-Smith he needed to prioritise what was important and shut out the negative press he was receiving.

England renew Johnson battle - Mitchell Johnson is back for the Brisbane ODI, but there will be less facial hair this time

England renew Johnson battle - Mitchell Johnson is back for the Brisbane ODI, but there will be less facial hair this time

KP on Mitchell Johnson in his autobiography releasing tomorrow, Thursday. 09102014.

KP on Mitchell Johnson in his autobiography releasing tomorrow, Thursday. 09102014.

Mitchell Johnson: "I'm a perfectionist so, when I didn't bowl the perfect ball, it definitely nagged at me and I just couldn't deal with it. Now, if I bowl a bad ball, I bowl a bad ball. It's just the way it is. You can't be perfect. But I can keep on working on bowling good balls."

Mitchell Johnson: "I'm a perfectionist so, when I didn't bowl the perfect ball, it definitely nagged at me and I just couldn't deal with it. Now, if I bowl a bad ball, I bowl a bad ball. It's just the way it is. You can't be perfect. But I can keep on working on bowling good balls."

Ryan Harris, Mitchell Johnson and Peter Siddle in Perth. These three quicks are part of an Australian team to win back the Ashes in 2013.

Ryan Harris, Mitchell Johnson and Peter Siddle in Perth. These three quicks are part of an Australian team to win back the Ashes in 2013.

Mitchell Johnson named Man of the Series. Return of the Urn.

Mitchell Johnson named Man of the Series. Return of the Urn.

Stuart Broad can't argue with England's nemesis Mitchell Johnson when the wood's knocked over... (Source: Cricinfo Photo: Getty Images)

Stuart Broad can't argue with England's nemesis Mitchell Johnson when the wood's knocked over... (Source: Cricinfo Photo: Getty Images)

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