Seed funding of $15M was raised by Goals, a Stockholm-based company that offers an online game of football, namely.
Northzone was the lead investor. Other investors included Cherry Ventures Moonfire Ventures Banana Capital and Banana Capital. Cassius also participated. Angels included Gerard Pique (FC Barcelona player), Sorare co-founder, CEO Nicolas Julia, Axie founder and COO Aleksander Larsen. Metaverse experts Matthew Ball and Magdalena Kala are web3 experts.
The company plans to double its workforce by hiring 30 more game developers before the end of 2022.
Goals, which is led by Andreas Thorstensson (CEO), is a multiplayer-first game for PC and consoles. It allows gamers to purchase digital assets in-game as they play. Goals is a responsive game that creates an enjoyable, competitive, and rewarding experience.