Soon afterwards, it seems that Joey is finally relenting when Alice persuades him to join the family lunch after all. However, scheming Joey brings Lucy, Fatboy, Whitney, Tyler and Anthony along with him - knowing that this will provoke his father. Joey's plan seems to work perfectly when Derek finds it impossible to stay calm, turning violent as he goes for Joey. Alice is horrified over the altercation, but as the arguments continue, she soon realises that Joey has manipulated the situation. Feeling forced to choose between her father and brother, Alice announces that she's staying in Walford…
Meanwhile, as the Queen Vic football team trials begin, there's a surprise in store for everyone when Mo announces that she is the team physio, threatening to get up close and personal! The men aren't sure whether Alfie has what it takes to make the final lineup, but Kat doesn't have the heart to leave him out. Instead, she leaves a livid Ray on the bench, even though he's clearly the best player they have.
Elsewhere, Lola's 16th birthday is far from a happy one as she has to go to court. Once there, Lola hears that she'll have to do community service and wear an electronic ankle tag. Later, Lola explains the reasoning behind her crime to Jay - declaring that she sabotaged the cars for his sake.
Also today, Phil is mistakenly delivered a banged-up old burger van at The Arches. He decides that Shirley could try running it to take her mind off the loss of Heather - and is pleased when she accepts the challenge.