The Real Madrid Captain and President have agreed and rewarded the squad a ‘Rolex Submariner Date Blue Dial 18K White Gold Oyster Bracelet Automatic Men’s Watch’.
Published By: Dalipinder Singh Sandhu (Bliss)
The Real Madrid members had been promised a gift as they won the historic double (La Liga and UEFA Champions League) last season. The sponsors and partners of the club had to pay the bonuses to the players for winning 2 of the most prestigious trophies in the same season. The amount finalized was 70 million euros and roughly calculated to 1 million per person.
The Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos was the one to choose and finalize the gift. The watch cost 24,000 euros per piece due to the bulk order of 30 watches for players and staff. The ‘La Duodecima’ champions were given a discount of total 10,000 euros.
The Swiss-made watch is in blue dial with a white gold oyster bracelet. The personalization effect has been given by engraving the outline of UEFA Champions League trophy with the letter 12 inside as it symbolizes the La Duocemia club won. Similar to the badge that the club wears on the jersey while playing in the European competition.
The watch has been handed to the players now as the team prepares for the Thirteenth UCL title.
This year if Real Madrid win the UCL the squad will be awarded 600,000 euros in bonus which is a reduction of 400,000 euros from last year’s success. The reduction in amount is due to slip of La Liga title this season which has been clinched by the arch-rivals of the Madrid club, FC Barcelona.
In 2014 Real Madrid won their 10th UCL title ‘La Decima’ and were rewarded another watch worth 30,000 euros. Radiomir Panerai GMT Oro Rosso.
The year was full of happiness for the team which won the long-awaited trophy after 12 years. This was much appreciated by the 2009 Galactico singing of the club, Cristiano Ronaldo gifted a Bulgari to his teammates for their individual brilliance on the field which won them the 2014 UCL in Lisbon.
Real Madrid now are on a conquest to win their 3rd consecutive UCL in Kiev where they play Liverpool in the final.
The match will be played on 26th May 2018, at 7:45 PM CET and will be telecasted live all over the world via official broadcasting partners of UEFA.