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Match Pointer Tennis Scorer Coming to Australia

Tennis Australia, the governing body of tennis in Australia, searched for a long time to find their new tennis scorer. Ordering 100 scoreboards is an important decision, even for a big organisation. Tennis Australia obviously wanted the best, so they decided on Match Pointer scoreboards! Match Pointer is the original, […]

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Line Sweeper for Clay Court Surfaces

Our popular Match Liner line sweeper for tennis clay courts is now available specifically for synthetic clay. Natural surfaces, such as natural grass and clay, make for a better tennis match, however, the high cost of maintaining these surfaces has historically meant that the UK has had very few such […]


Dedicated German Scoreboard Shop

We are excited to announce our brand new German scoreboard online shop, dedicated to the German market. With our company growing from strength to strength, we realised the need to offer our German customers a dedicated shopping experience. Our new German scoreboard shop stocks the same popular tennis, football and multisport scoreboards […]

German Scoreboard Shop

Goalkeeping and scoreboards

The Art of Scoring Goals – The Goalkeeping Obstacle

Appropriately, as a scoreboard manufacturer, our previous posts on “The Anatomy of a Goal” have centred on the art of goalscoring. The definition of a goal is “the object of a person’s ambition or effort to achieve an aim or a desired result.” As with many things in life, there […]


The Art of Scoring Goals – Strikers: Self-confidence is Key

Our first few entries in the Anatomy of a Goal series have focused on great goals and great goalscorers. In this post, we take a look at some of the tips that great goalscorers and coaches have that may help the budding striker – or any player – develop the […]

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Denis Law Final Goal – 1974 Manchester United vs. Manchester City

Manchester United have apparently lurched from crisis to disaster ever since Sir Alex Ferguson handed over the managerial reins to David Moyes last year. A surefire sign of the hyperbolic mindset that modern football operates within. Lacking form, but more importantly consistency, there is a real chance that the current […]


Frank Worthington Wonder Goal – 1979 Bolton Wanderers 2 vs Ipswich Town 3

Football in the seventies often took place on pitches and in stadia that were completely at odds to a decade that had given us garish colours, big hair, and oversized ties and collars. Likewise, amongst the workmanlike cloggers of the day, flamboyant footballers stood out as much as the blades […]

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Coal of the Century - 1986, Diego Maradona

Goal of the Century – 1986, World Cup Quarter Final, England vs. Argentina

Some goals have the ability to cut through the constant white noise of modern football. Even with 24 hour sports channels and live football seven-days-a-week, there are still goals scored which have the power to reverberate throughout the world and will remain talked about forevermore. It is, however, extremely rare […]


The Anatomy of a Goal – Football Is A Simple Game

Football is a simple game. The aim? To score more goals than the opposition. The official rules of the game state (in Law 10) that: “A goal is scored when the whole of the ball passes over the goal line, between the goalposts and under the crossbar, provided that no […]

Anatomy of a Goal

Freelance Opportunity at Match Pointer & Sports Scorer

Are you a freelance marketing expert with a keen interest in tennis, football or other sports? Pointer & Sports Scorer are looking for an active tennis player or football enthusiast to help with online marketing and sales. We are a well established brand for a small range of scoreboards supplied […]


Sports Scorer Announces Latest Scoreboard for Football

Sports Scorer is excited to announce the latest scoreboard for football, coming soon. Our new single-digit scoreboards will be available in large and extra-large sizes, designed specifically for 5-a-side and full-sized football pitches. Both scoreboards will come in an indoor and outdoor version with exchangeable ad boards for a much […]


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Sponsor Advertising on Low Cost Football Scoreboard

Sports Scorer now offers a full scoreboard customisation service. A perfect sponsor advertising tool for companies sponsoring grass root football teams, the Sports Scorer manual scoreboard can now be ordered customised with your logo, bringing heightened brand awareness to potential customers. For a relatively low cost, the Sports Scorer unique […]