An unidentified corpse is dragged out of a river, the only clue is a name on a driving licence found on the body, the owner of the licence however is alive and has no connection with the dead man. Frost is intrigued, but distracted by a more dramatic case. The star player of Denton Athletic collapses at a press conference due to overdosing on drugs. Was it a mistake or the deliberate act of an unseen hand?