Hublot and Chelsea FC have teamed up to launch the first watch made to celebrate the dynamic partnership between the world-famous Swiss watchmaker and the current Premier League champions.
The official presentation of the Hublot Classic Fusion Chronograph Chelsea took place at the club’s Surrey training base in the presence of Ricardo Guadalupe CEO of Hublot and Christian Purslow, Managing Director of Chelsea FC. Players Nemanja Matic, Cesc Fàbregas, Eden Hazard, Pedro and Bertrand Traoré led guests in a test of precision with a special football shooting challenge.
Ricardo Guadalupe, Hublot’s CEO commented: ‘Our partnership with Chelsea these last six months has been hugely fruitful and it has been a source of great excitement to see these two great names coming together. The Hublot Classic Fusion Chronograph Chelsea is the perfect representation of these two legendary names and the ideal watch for this stylish club, which is based in the world’s most stylish city. We wish Chelsea FC all the best for the remaining weeks of the 2015-16 season. Hublot loves football!’
Christian Purslow, managing director of Chelsea FC, said: ‘We are absolutely delighted to see the Chelsea name on this exquisite luxury Swiss timepiece and would like to thank everyone at Hublot for their continued support and enthusiasm. Hublot is a valued partner and it is wonderful to see that partnership brought to life through the Classic Fusion Chronograph Chelsea.’
The case, in satin-finished and polished titanium, measures 45mm. It has double AR-coated sapphire crystals and it is water resistant to 50 meters.
The dial is blue sunray with Chelsea Football Club lion applique at 12 o’clock.
It comes on a blue rubber strap with black alligator leather covering and a steel deployant.