The end of August not only means we're that much closer to Christmas, it also means that another Footballers & Watches instalment is due! In this month's instalment we'll be featuring players like David Silva, Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar and Konstantinos Tsimikas wearing pieces from Patek Philippe, Rolex and Franck Muller. Enjoy!
David Silva - Real Sociedad - Patek Philippe 5740 Nautilus
The former Manchester City man was seen wearing the illustrious Patek Philippe 5740 Nautilus Perpetual Calendar. Now signed to Real Sociedad, David Silva's taste in watches is apparent not only with his choice in the 5740 but also with his other pieces which are on full display via his Instagram account @david21lva.
Cristiano Ronaldo - Juventus - Franck Muller Cintrée Curvex Tourbillon
Cristiano Ronaldo is a name that will go down in the history books as one of the greatest all time players. In the twilight of his career, Cristiano Ronaldo is still absolutely ripping the pitch apart and he's laughing all the way to the bank while doing so. Here is he pictured wearing the piece unique $1,450,000USD Franck Muller Cintrée Curvex Tourbillon. What a life!
Konstantinos Tsimikas - Liverpool - Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust
The Greek Konstantinos Tsimikas is Liverpool's latest signing, and from what we've seen in his highlights reel we're in for a treat! Here is he pictured where the delightful Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust which retails for $13,900AUD.
Alberto Moreno - Villarreal CF - Rolex Daytona Platinum
The former Liverpool man who now plies his trade for Spanish side Villarreal CF is no stranger to haute horlogerie. Here is the full back, pictured with the insane all platinum Rolex Daytona with a retail cost of $75,000USD.
Joaquín - Real Betis - Rolex Submariner Hulk
From the captain of the Spanish side Real Betis we have one of the world's most in-demand watches, the infamous Hulk. Priced at retail for $13,150AUD, the Hulk is virtually unobtainable at retail. Unless your name is Joaquín, of course.
Neymar - PSG - Rolex Daytona
PSG's star man and the world's most expensive player Neymar was pictured here wearing something super inconspicuous and oddly subtle, especially considering what we're used to Neymar wearing. Here is the $18,500AUD Rolex Daytona in its panda-guise.