Joey and Sam's romance began in series two when the couple got close but ended it as Sam was "too distracted by other things". He then moves on to Jessica and after the pair kiss at a Bonfire party, they start to go on a few dates. By series four, Joey and Jessica have split with Joey saying, "we had a good run."
Joey, keen to be in a relationship, asks Sam out in series five and the couple officially start dating. In series eight he proposes to Sam and she accepts, but by the ninth series the relationship hits the rocks. The couple decide they don't have a future together and split, with Joey tweeting, "I'm single; I'm moving on and its fun!"