The watch is worth the fortune of Messi
Messi collaborated with Audemars Piguet to create a line of watches bearing his name (Image: Twitter)
Yahoo! Sports says that Messi was chosen as an ambassador for Audemars Piguet when he was at the top of his game in the 2010s. They also worked together on the unique Royal Oak Chronograph Leo Messi design. One thousand pieces were made, with 500 made of steel, 400 made of rose gold, and 100 made of platinum.
Messi’s watch is especially rare because it is made of platinum, has a dark blue dial with white gold hour markers, and a blue alligator strap.
The watch is thought to be worth $125,000.
6. Hublot Bat Bang Tourbillon
The special feature of the Hublot Bat Bang Tourbillon is all-black (Image: IG)
Messi also owns the Bat Bang Tourbillon 305.CM.002.RX, which is a very rare Hublot. It has a 44mm black ceramic case with a black dial and a black stainless steel deployant buckle on a black flexible alligator strap.
The watch has a flying tourbillon cage at 6 o’clock and is wound by hand.
It also has a 100-meter water resistance and a power reserve that lasts for five days.
There are only 50 of them, and they sell for around $150,000 on the market. They are sold out.
5. Rolex Submariner Date 116659 SABR
Messi is also a follower of Rolex (Image: IG)
Messi has a lot of Rolex watches, but the Submariner 116659 SABR might be the most expensive one. The watch is made of 18k white gold and is 40 mm wide. It has a blue dial and an Oyster bracelet. Superwatchman says that the bezel has 27 dark blue baguette-cut sapphires, which are long rectangles with straight edges and sharp corners, 11 baguette-cut diamonds, and a triangular-cut diamond in the middle. 12 hours. The case and crown shield also have 92 brilliant-cut diamonds. Sotheby’s says that it could be worth as much as $160,000 on the market.
4. Jacob & Co. Grand Complication Epic SF24 Tourbillon
Grand Complication Epic SF24 Tourbillon Rose Gold is suitable for people who travel to many countries like Messi (Image: Twitter)
Not only Audemars Piguet, but also Jacob & Co. Messi chose a Grand Complication Epic SF24 Tourbillon Rose Gold watch as well as the ones he wears in the ad.
This watch is good for people like Messi who travel to a lot of different countries because it shows the time and date of the destination. It also has a flying tourbillon that opens for one minute and lets you see the movement and all of its parts more closely. With only 101 pieces, it costs 210,000 USD to buy in stores.
3. Patek Philippe Perpetual Calendar 5270P
Messi wore a Patek Philippe Perpetual Calendar 5270P at the moment he received the Best Player award (Image: IG)
Messi showed off his Patek Philippe Grand Complications watch at The Best FIFA Football Awards 2022. It is part of the Perpetual Calendar collection, which was first made in 1889 and has been updated every few years since then.
The watch has a platinum case, a sapphire crystal back, a black alligator strap, a green dial with gold hour markers, and a diameter of 41 mm. The day, month, leap year, and moon phase are shown on the Caliber chronograph movement, which is wound by hand. It also has a timer for 30 minutes. It is thought that this watch is worth 233,000 USD.
2. 3 Patek Philippe Nautilus
Messi owns three Patek Philippe Nautilus (Image: Twitter)
Messi has three Patek Philippe Nautilus watches, which shows how much he likes them.
The well-known Nautilus Chronograph 5980/1R is one of them.
The watch has a case and strap made of 18k rose gold with a diameter of 40.5 mm. The dial is black and the hour markers are made of gold that glows in the dark.
The price on Patek Philippe’s website is currently $115,000, but on the secondary market, it could go up to $420,000.
He also has a watch and a white gold 5740/1G with a blue dial that retails for $160,000 but can be sold for $400,000. 5711/1A-011 in steel with a “piano” dial that costs $152,000.
1. Jacob & Co. Epic X Chronograph Messi Full Baguette
Messi’s most expensive watch is worth more than half a million dollars (Image: IG)
Messi works with Jacob & Co. to make a line of high-end products called Epic X Chronograph Messi. Cristiano Ronaldo did the same thing. At Dubai Expo 2020, the Argentine was wearing the most expensive version, the Epic X Chrono Messi Full Baguette. It is also said to be the most expensive watch Messi owns.
The case and ears are made of 18K white gold and set with 141 carats worth of baguette diamonds. The crowns are set with a single round diamond. It has the colors of the Argentine flag on it: a blue mineral crystal dial with diamonds, rubies, and sapphires, and a white alligator strap. Messi’s name is written in a stylized “M” at 6 o’clock, and his signature is on the back of the watch. Its price tag is $600,000.