Swiss luxury watchmaker Hublot has launched a special limited edition Chelsea watch. The brand new Hublot Classic Fusion Chronograph Chelsea FC watch, third edition of the luxury time piece dedicated to the club was revealed by ‘Five Blues’ at a special event in central London.
Cesar Azpilicueta, Christian Pulisic, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Toni Rudiger and Willy Caballero represented the club to reveal the third Chelsea-dedicated time piece by their official global timekeeper and watch partner, Hublot, Chelsea has reported on its official website.
The players had arrived at the event in style, travelling by boat from near Stamford Bridge, and along with specially invited guests were treated to 360-degree views of the iconic London skyline.
The new watch is the third limited edition Hublot have produced in collaboration with Chelsea. This version is limited to just 100 pieces and showcases our signature blue through the innovative use of coloured ceramic. The watch is powered by the HUB1143 self-winding chronograph movement, with a 42-hour power reserve, and the finishing touches are provided by a blue rubber strap, Chelsea lion at midday and Pride of London engraving on the case back.
The unveiling of the Classic Fusion Chronographic Chelsea FC watch at the new London landmark was made more memorable by a striking light show and drummers. Invited guests were able to interact with the players and got a first look at the new limited edition timepiece.
Commenting on the new watch, Chris Townsend OBE, commercial director of Chelsea FC said: “We are delighted to be Hublot’s first club partner to launch a third limited edition design. Each limited edition so far has held a unique story for the Club and this piece is no different. The young, bold and vibrant blue design is a great reflection of the style of football we are currently playing. For our fans who are so proud to be a Blue, this design demonstrates that pride perfectly. We’d like to thank Hublot for this special design and their continued partnership.”
“The partnership between Hublot and Chelsea FC continues to go from strength to strength. The new Classic Fusion Chronograph Chelsea FC is the third limited edition created in association with the legendary club. The timepiece embodies the vision of Hublot and Chelsea FC to lead the way in their respective fields. The bold watch is a reflection of the style of football Chelsea FC plays and has been created as a piece fans can wear with pride in support of the Blues. Hublot has a great partnership with Chelsea FC built over the years and a reflection of our commitment to excellence in football. Next year Hublot will be the Official Timekeeper of the UEFA Euro 2020, an exciting moment for Hublot and European football,” added Ricardo Guadalupe, CEO of Hublot.