The relationship of watches and footballers!
It’s really not a new phenomenon but watch brands are investing more and more in the field of football . Hublot, who is famous for acquiring footballers as their brand ambassador, Hublot is still by far the most involved watch brand in football.
Other brands, were a bit cautious in this matter as to whether combine their luxury image with those players previously, but now have no doubt about the benefit of such association. This is the case of Tag Heuer with Christiano Ronaldo, Breitling with David Beckham , Audemars Piguet with Lionel Messi and IWC with Zinedine Zidane. The fan-following of the players, and their iconic position are the values to manufactures, which is the reason luxury watch brands have found these athletes as their proud ambassadors.
Hublot: leading brand in watch industry and marketing
In this challenge Hublot is still on top of every one. So it’s not a surprise that today is the day of Official Timekeeper of fifa 2014 World Cup in Brazil . A full fledged campaign was deployed for this purpose, Hublot loves football , an astronomical: dedicated website of which reflects Hubolt’s relationship with fifa, two new collections of watches, an exclusive partnership with Pelé and great teams like Bayern Munich, Paris Saint-Germain, Juventus, Ajax Amsterdam . Many celebrities have lent themselves to the promotion of the watches created specially for this occasion: Big Bang Chorno bi-retrograde and Classic Fusion.
And what about the original and highly successful photo shoot which presents the football stars and legends in a very unique way, Each photo carries anecdote and freezes the feeling and time for this grand event while remains a moment of communion between players and Hublot.
Luxury Watches in Team France
A lot of players wear Hublot watches: Mandanda, Ribery, Valbuena, Evra, Giroud, Sissoko, Benzema, with some variations, some prefer a bezel with diamonds, others just wear yellow gold . but some keep other brands! Menez and Mavuba for example, have a yellow gold Rolex Daytona . Same with Karim Benzema, great lover of beautiful machines, who also owns two Hublot watches with a “skeleton”, a Blancpain Lemania and Richard Mille RM 11 Felipe Massa Chorno!
So what watch brand wins your heart?