Goal! Hublot scores another!
Hublot adds a third prestigious Turkish Football Club to the Hublot football family with the Beşiktaş Team
Official announcement made in Istanbul yesterday in the famous Vodafone Arena.
To celebrate the agreement, Hublot unveiled the King Power Beşiktaş.
Istanbul, Turkey – 22nd of October, 2014 – Yesterday in Istanbul, Beşiktaş and Hublot announced their cooperation, as Offical Watch and Offical Timekeeper of the famous Turkish Football team. After the Fenerbahçe Football Team and the Galatasaray Football Team, this is the third Top football team to choose Hublot in Turkey.
The Beşiktaş club's football team is the first and one of the major teams in Turkey, having never been relegated to a lower division. The professional sports club, founded in 1903, is based in the Beşiktaş district of Istanbul, Turkey. Beşiktaş Gymnastics Club, established the first sport club of Turkey in 1903. The club competes in numerous branches including football, basketball, volleyball, handball, athletics, boxing, wrestling, chess, bridge, gymnastics, rowing, table tennis, paralympic sports and beach football.
The home ground of Beşiktaş was the İnönü Stadium with a seating capacity of 32,086, however this has been shut down in order for the Vodafone Arena to be opened on the same land. The club last won the Turkish Süper Lig championship during the 2008–09 season, also achieving the double after winning the Turkish Cup on the same season. As of September 2014, the club is ranked 68th in UEFA's club coefficient rankings.
It is an honor and a privilege for Hublot to be associated with Beşiktaş. Honoring the Team, Hublot unveils the King Power Beşiktaş made of King Gold and carbon fiber, a limited edition of 100 numbered pieces, available at the Hublot Boutique in IstinyePark, Quadr, Istanbul.
Hublot was the first luxury brand to enter in 2006 into the world of football. Today, Hublot is Official TimeKeeper and Official Watch of the FIFA and the FIFA World Cup™, as well as prestigious football clubs Bayern Munich of Germany, Paris Saint-Germain, Juventus Turin, Ajax Amsterdam of Holland, Istanbul Fenerbahçe and significant figures such as The King Pele, Jose Mourinho and Falcao to name just a few.