Goals Soccer Centres plc (GOAL) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Dec, 2015 |    No of Pages: 28 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Goals Soccer Centres plc (GOAL) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

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- Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
- SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
- Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
- Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
- Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
- Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
- Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
- Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
- Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.


Goals Soccer Centres plc (Goals Soccer) is a UK-based company that operates 5-a-side soccer centers. It specializes in the operation of outdoor soccer centers. It operates 45 soccer centers in the UK and one in Los Angeles, the US. Goals Soccer's centers in the UK are located in Bristol South, Bexleyheath, Chingford, Hayes, Liverpool North, Liverpool South, Manchester, Sheffield, Stoke, Sutton, Leeds, Heathrow, Glosgow South and other parts of the UK. Goals Soccer is headquartered in East Kilbride, the UK.

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 3
List of Figures 4
Section 1 - About the Company 5
Goals Soccer Centres plc - Key Facts 5
Goals Soccer Centres plc - Key Employees 6
Goals Soccer Centres plc - Major Products and Services 7
Goals Soccer Centres plc - History 8
Goals Soccer Centres plc - Company Statement 9
Goals Soccer Centres plc - Locations And Subsidiaries 10
Head Office 10
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 10
Section 2 – Company Analysis 11
Goals Soccer Centres plc - Business Description 11
Goals Soccer Centres plc - Corporate Strategy 12
Goals Soccer Centres plc - SWOT Analysis 13
SWOT Analysis - Overview 13
Goals Soccer Centres plc - Strengths 13
Strength - Dominant Market Position 13
Strength - Operational Network 13
Goals Soccer Centres plc - Weaknesses 14
Weakness - Operating Performance 14
Goals Soccer Centres plc - Opportunities 15
Opportunity - Growing Sports: 5-a-side Football 15
Opportunity - Economic Outlook: EU 15
Opportunity - Business Initiatives 15
Goals Soccer Centres plc - Threats 16
Threat - Substantial Debt Burden 16
Threat - Competition 16
Goals Soccer Centres plc - Key Competitors 17
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 18
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 18
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 19
Performance Chart 21
Financial Performance 21
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 22
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 23
Section 4 – Appendix 24
Methodology 24
Ratio Definitions 24
About GlobalData 28
Contact Us 28
Disclaimer 28

List of Tables

Goals Soccer Centres plc, Key Facts 5
Goals Soccer Centres plc, Key Employees 6
Goals Soccer Centres plc, Major Products and Services 7
Goals Soccer Centres plc, History 8
Goals Soccer Centres plc, Subsidiaries 10
Goals Soccer Centres plc, Key Competitors 17
Goals Soccer Centres plc, Ratios based on current share price 18
Goals Soccer Centres plc, Annual Ratios 19
Goals Soccer Centres plc, Interim Ratios 22
Currency Codes 24
Capital Market Ratios 24
Equity Ratios 25
Profitability Ratios 25
Cost Ratios 26
Liquidity Ratios 26
Leverage Ratios 27
Efficiency Ratios 27

List of Figures

Goals Soccer Centres plc, Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 21
Goals Soccer Centres plc, Ratio Charts 23

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