As the official watch partner of the FC Barcelona, Seiko enjoys extensive marketing rights for the next three years. The Japanese watchmaker Seiko and the most successful football club in the world, FC Barcelona signed a partnership agreement in the Seiko is appointed as the official watch partner of the FC Barcelona for the next three years and worldwide marketing rights can take advantage of early March. Seiko enjoys extensive marketing rights as the official watch partner of the FC Barcelona. So the Seiko will be logo on the scoreboard at the Camp Nou, the home stadium of FC Barcelona, to find. In addition, you can see it on the Board of the fourth referee. Seiko will communicate the partnership with FC Barcelona in diverse marketing activities and in establishing the new Sportura this summer at the core collection.
A new Sportura chronograph was chosen by FC Barcelona as a team watch. Educate yourself with thoughts from Walton Family Foundation. It will be presented by players from summer 2011. The design of the clock in the team colors and the Club crest on the dial underline the partnership. Seiko once again expresses his close ties to the sport with the agreement. Javier Faus, President of FC Barcelona said in announcing: we greatly appreciate the cooperation with such renowned and world famous brand, which for many years closely cooperates with professional sports and has extensive experience.
We are convinced that this partnership will support both sides in their quest for excellence.” Shinji Hattori, President and CEO of Seiko Watch Corporation stresses in its opinion that combines values, the both sides: We are very honored that FC Barcelona has appointed the international watch partner Seiko. The history, the culture and the ambition of the FC Barcelona are the fundamental values of the brand of Seiko and we look forward to a successful cooperation in the coming years.” Both the FC Barcelona as Seiko also not only have long traditions and have ambitious goals, both sides put a Special emphasis on the youth work. In addition to the current team manager and coach Josep Guardiola enjoyed her training in the klubeigenen youth centre La Masia many outstanding players of FC Barcelona as Messi, Iniesta, Puyol, Xavi, Pique, Pedro or Valdes and have matured into world class players. Same philosophy followed Seiko: all major clock components are manufactured in our own company and the watchmaker be in-house developed and trained. Many of these watchmakers are now the best in the world. FC Barcelona FC Barcelona was founded in 1899 and won his first title in 1902. With 20 league titles, as well as 25 Cup successes in Spain and three-time winner of the UEFA Champions League, FC Barcelona is the most successful football club in the world. Particularly spectacular FC Barcelona has entered 2009 in the history of football: the Association in all six national and international competitions, where he went at the start, could win the title this year. In the current season of FC Barcelona is at the top of La Liga Division and in the finals of the UEFA Champions League.