Welcome to Watches of the Week, the place we’ll observe the rarest, wildest, and most covetable watches noticed on celebrities.
On Tuesday afternoon, Lionel Messi departed from Barcelona, the membership he referred to as residence for greater than twenty years. He boarded a airplane to Paris and emerged within the window of Le Bourget Airport to wave to his followers. This was…new. Messi has been nothing however loyal all through his profession: 21 years with Barcelona’s academy and squad is proof of that. He’s been largely the identical along with his watches—you’d name his wrist an exemplary group participant. For years, after he acquired an Audemars Piguet Royal Oak as a present after successful his first title with Barcelona in 2005, he wore the model incessantly. He turned an envoy in 2010, after which collaborated on a watch with the home in 2012. For the previous few years, he’s