|The Football Match|
|Series 07, Episode 05|
|Air Date||25th March 1973|
|Next||On The Omnibuses|
The Football Match is the fifth episode of the seventh series which was first broadcast on 25th March 1973.
In their infinite wisdom the management decide there should be a depot football team.
They have one good player on the staff bu tthe rest of the team must be made up from the drivers and conductors will be trained by Blakey. But the press-ganging of the staff into the team is only part of the story. Real disaster occurs at the first match against the Basildon Bashers who turn out to be a very different opposition from what the Luxton Lions expected.