Muscat, Oman: Vodafone recently entered into an agreement with Goal One Soccer Centers, with Ahmed Al Shuaili, Chief Financial Officer signing on behalf of Vodafone and Ahmed Al Mahrazi, Chief Financial Officer, representing Goal One. The agreement will see the presence of branding and a Vodafone kiosk set up within the Goal One premises.
Commenting on the signing, Ahmed Al Shuaili, Chief Financial Officer of Vodafone said, “Our collaboration with Goal One stems from our commitment to enriching In-Country Value by supporting local SMEs and enabling them to attain brand exposure. Moreover, we will be able to conduct sports activities and events at any of their 10 football pitches, alongside boosting our presence with branding elements at their facilities together with an e-kiosk.”
From his side, Ahmed Al Mahrazi from Goal One stated, “We are pleased to be a part of Vodafone’s efforts in partnering with local SMEs. Our main goal is to bring the community together through sport. Vodafone’s support will not only be beneficial for enriching the services we provide but also align ourselves with the objectives of Vodafone, which hosts a global-scale reputation, to enhance the local economy.”
Goal One is located in Al Athaiba, Muscat and hosts multiple FA recommended 5-a-side pitch sizes and Fifa-approved astroturf. Pitches have dedicated rubber cushioning to provide a safe and healthy experience for all ages. Bookings are done through the Goal One Soccer Centers mobile application where players can pay online, split payments, create teams and manage tournaments.
Vodafone is available across the Sultanate through the My Vodafone App on Google Play Store, Huawei AppGallery and the App Store and in more than 3,500 outlets across Oman. The full list can be found on www.vodafone.om
About Vodafone in the Sultanate of Oman:
Vodafone Oman was established through a strategic partnership between the Oman Future Telecommunication Company and Vodafone International, one of the largest providers of mobile, fixed, broadband and digital TV services.
In 2021, the Company obtained a Class I License to establish and operate public mobile telecommunications services in the Sultanate, becoming the third telecom operator in the local market.
Vodafone Oman seeks to employ the latest technologies and digital solutions in the world of telecommunications, aligning its efforts to contribute towards the achievement of the Oman Vision 2040 objectives. This is made possible by giving individuals, companies, and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) the opportunity to foster innovation.
The Omanisation percentage within the Vodafone Oman team is valued at 95%, showcasing the company's significant interest in developing local talent, knowledge exchange and localising technology. These are further enhanced through the provision of a sophisticated work environment that stimulates self-development and creativity.
Vodafone firmly believes that talented individuals, together with cutting-edge technologies, can lead the way towards building a bright future that is sought-after by everyone. The company’s belief is reflected in its chosen slogan, ‘Together, we can’. https://www.vodafone.om/