The team gets some bad news following the clubhouse fire; Matthew and Pauline look forward to their wedding.
Jim and Francine struggle to come to terms with the factory going into receivership.
Holly is puzzled over Ruth's lack of contact with her son; Lee takes Holly away to celebrate her birthday.
Holly finds that the hired help is not all that she seems.
The first day of the court case comes to an end after Rick's shocking revelations about George's paternity.
New mother Jo finds herself banished to the subs bench thanks to new coach Gordon.
A familiar face brings exciting news; Rick fights for his life.
Rick blackmails Geraldine; Jo must make an important decision; Pauline wants to reveal her relationship with Matthew.
Scott confronts Holly's other man; Rick tries to prove he is the father of Geraldine's child.
Passions arise between Scott and Holly; Heidi is admitted to the hospital.
The Mullens await the return of newlyweds Shazza and Luke; the Blues play a charity match.
Ryan's court day approaches; Theresa, Rita, and Jim are interviewing for a new coach.
Geraldine is forced to face the truth about her father.
First National League match.
Rita throws her life into turmoil by confessing everything to John.
Rita's meeting with her ex-husband fails to turn out as planned.
Jo receives an inheritance; Rick confronts Josephine in the hospital after the baby's birth.
Geraldine goes into early labour, casting further doubts on the paternity of her child.
Rita sleeps with Martin's former teacher; Holly gets a phone call saying the clubhouse is on fire.
Holly is getting increasingly annoyed with Ruth; Jo fails to make her job interview; Matthew stuns Pauline when he asks her to marry him.
Holly finds herself becoming increasingly exhausted when she takes on to much; Matthew finds himself missing Pauline more than he expected.
Pauline throws Matthew out when she learns that he has been sneaking back to his Mom's for some home cooked meals; Jo argues with her mother over baby Jessica's care then clashes with Francine.
Jo is now the proud mother of baby Jessica; Rick continues to make Geraldine's life miserable.
Rick remains unconsious; Geraldine refuses to go to the police.
Geraldine is depressed; Matthew is enjoying a romantic afternoon with Pauline; Rick falls down a flight of stairs.
Holly is furious when her disabled husband, Lee, decides to have a bath just as she is about to leave for football; Geraldine is upset when Dave takes her off to a country cottage and reveals that he has been at a job interview.
Matthew and Luke help Holly move into her new house; Mrs. Mullen is horrified when Pauline asks for her help; Luke is surprised when Chris asks hem about his odd-jobs business.
Francine gets angry when Jim tells her he invited the Mullen to dinner; Jo finds out about Ryan's illegal activities and calls off the engagement; Kelly tells Rick to forget about Geraldine and George.
Scott gets a frosty reception from Holly after their kiss; Rick gains Kelly's pity; Ryan asks Jim if he can borrow some money for an engagement ring.
Ryan gets promoted, much to the joy of Francine; Shazza makes a late night visit to Scott, upset with the fact she married the wrong man.
Dave and Geraldine celebrate the baby's first birthday; Rick wakes up in bed and discovers himself between two women; Shazza embarrasses Scott and is rude to Rita; Kelly confronts Chris about seeing his wife behind her back.
Bad news for Mikey leads to a happy discovery for Rick.
Life in Castlefield has returned to normal after the wedding; Rita plans a romantic dinner with John.
The day of the wedding dawns; Shazza is determined to break the engagement.
Rick moves back in with Diane against her wishes; Scott gives the team a pre-match pep talk.
The christening of Geraldine's baby provokes many reactions.
It's a big day for the Blues, with the first National League match and Shazza's hen night.
Kate tells Diane that Rick claims to be the baby's father; Ryan has been ripping off Jo's family.
Angie discovers Shazza has been drawing unemployment while being employed as a bus driver; John hopes to resolve things with Rita; Shazza breaks off the engagement to Luke.
Holly becomes increasingly annoyed with Ruth.
Rita has dinner with her former husband; angry, jealous Dave follows Geraldine to Rick's.
Geraldine's pregnancy nears its end, and husband Dave has doubts about paternity.
Diane discovers the truth about Rick and Geraldine's affair.
Jo meets a handsome stranger on a coach heading home from London; Rita does not look forward to turning 40.
Eddie discovers that he is a natural in the world of children's entertainment.
Angie discovers that Shazza is involved in a benefit fraud.
Jo discovers the identity of her real father.
Geraldine and Dave pick up the pieces; Mr. Mullen remains in the hospital.
Jim and Mr. Mullen come up with a scheme; the engagement dinner ends in heartache.
Joe faces up to Theresa's revelation; the Mullens consider the future.
Harmony is created between Mrs. Mullen and Francine; Ryan and Jason's late night activities are discovered.
Matthew starts an unlikely friendship; Holly helps Luke; Rick ruins Geraldine's day.
Therasa faces a difficult choice; Jo finds Jason to be difficult; Shazza feels trapped.
Mikey receives bad news; Rick lusts for revenge.
Rita has a day of reckoning; Shazza copes with married life; truth is revealed about the stolen van.
Geraldine helps Diane escape from Rick.
The Mullens and Pratts prepare for Ryan's court case; Jo questions her loyalties.
Tension is high as the team goes for the cup.
Dave confronts Geraldine; Angie shares a moment of passion.
Jo asks her parents for her birth certificate; the Blues travel to London.
Shazza faces a personal crisis; Theresa tells Jo a secret.
The Blues appoint a manager, which leads to complications for John and Rita; Eddie and Theresa return from their honeymoon.
A group of women share their passion for football as a team, but love, betrayal and tangled relationships soon threaten their solidarity.