The launch of the World Cup in Brazil is set tomorrow night with the opening game Brazil against Croatia which will take place in the heart of the Corinthians Arena in Sao Paulo. Let’s go back today to the footballers’ favorite watches with a selection of the best players in the world…


1 – Lionel Messi: Audemars Piguet Ambassador and his Royal Oak Leo Messi Limited Edition watch

 Audemars Piguet no 10 Royal Oak Chronograph Leo Messi

2-Cristiano Ronaldo, big fan of watches has signed a new partnership with TAG Heuer brand





3-The Brazilian genius, Neymar likes watches and especially his Hublot King Power Foudroyante


4 – David Beckham is the Ambassador of Breitling since 2013. He wears a Transocean Chronograph Unitime Globe Dial watch


5-Karim Benzema wears a RM11 FlyBack Chrono Felipe Massa by Richard Mille



6-The Spanish player Fernando Torres owns a Polo FortyFive in steel by Piaget



7-Yohan Cabaye and his Hublot Big Bang Chronograph Carbon watch


8- PSG players signed a partnership with Hublot manufacture. Hublot is also the official timekeeper of the 2014 World Cup. Here is leader of the Parisian club : Zlatan Ibrahimovic.



9-Zinedine Zidane regularly appears with his limited edition of the IWC Ingenieur


iwc-ingenieur-automatic-edition-zinedine zidane

10-The legend from Argentina, Diego Maradona, also partnered with a Hublot which created a limited edition as a tribute: the Big Bang Diego Maradona timepiece (250 copies only)




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