Pele and Maradona returned to the football field


Пеле и Марадона вновь вышли на футбольное поле

The football stars played a friendly match in front of the Louvre in anticipation of the opening of the European championship on football in France.

While the world waited for the opening of the championship of Europe on football, the Swiss watch brand Hublot, the official timekeeper of sporting events prepared for fans of the game a special gift. With the support of the brand before the opening of the championship in the square Le Palais Royal in Paris held a friendly match between the teams of Pele and Maradona. “We’ve been dreaming about that took to the pitch your favorite football players from different countries and different epochs in t-shirts of one team”, – says General Director of Hublot Ricardo Guadalupe. It is worth noting that the watch manufacture has succeeded in not only his dream, but also cherished the desire of fans all over the world. Under the leadership of Diego Maradona on an improvised football field came David Trezeguet, Angelo Peruzzi, Clarence Seedorf, and the team included Pele Bebeto, Dida, Rio Ferdinand, Hernan Crespo and Fernando Hierro. The match lasted half an hour (two halves of 15 minutes) and ended in a draw with the score 8:8. As they say, friendship has won!

One game collaboration Pele and Maradona with the Hublot did not stop. Legendary players took part in the creation of limited edition watches, issued specifically for Euro 2016. Chronograph in the colors of the French flag leads the countdown remaining until the end of the match time and captures additional minutes.