Eleven-year-old Will Brennan is Liverpool FCs biggest fan. At his boys' school in England, Will's love and knowledge of The Beautiful Game even outshines his football-obsessed mates. But life is turned upside down when his long-absent father, Gareth, reappears with tickets to the 2005 Champions League Final in Istanbul. But before the two can start anew, Gareth dies suddenly, impossibly -- this time leaving Will forever. Searching for a sliver of meaning in a world that seems to have abandoned him, Will runs away to Turkey to honour his father's memory and to be with his beloved Liverpool F.C. En route, and needing help, Will befriends Alek, ...
Creator: Ellen Perry
Starring: Damian Lewis, Bob Hoskins