A torrid tale of football fanaticism in the 1930s. Super-fan Gordon Ottershaw supports Barnstoneworth United, a team that hasn't won a match for six years. But worse is to come and Gordon and his bicycle clips are re-united in a last desperate bid for glory and Bovril.
|Gordon Ottershaw||Michael Palin|
|Mr Foggen||Bill Fraser|
|Mrs Ottershaw||Gwen Taylor|
|Football Manager||David Leland|
|Director||Alan JW Bell|