Several Premier League stars were in attendance on Thursday night as the NBA rolled into London. Stars from various clubs put aside their domestic rivalries to enjoy the spectacle on the show as the Boston Celtics defeated the Philadelphia 76ers 114-103 at the O2 Arena. Check out some of the photos here:
NBA London: Boston Celtics defeated the Philadelphia 76ers (114-103)
The league leaders Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne was inside the O2 Arena.
Raheem Sterling and girlfriend Paige Milian made the journey from Manchester for the even.
German pair Ilkay Gundogan and Shkodran Mustafi link-up to take in the eagerly-awaited game.
Antoine Griezmann sat next to Arsenal forward Alexandre Lacazette.
Eden Hazard posed for a photo as well as Crystal Palace pair Timothy Fosu-Mensah and Patrick van Aanholt.
Chelsea forward Pedro joined his team-mate Eden Hazard in the stands.
Thibaut Courtois and Eden Hazard had a good chat with their friend Joel Embiid after Chelsea game against Arsenal.
Alvaro Morata poses alongside his wife at the O2 Arena during Thursday night’s game.
Former German and Chelsea midfielder Michael Ballack was at the match with his girlfriend Natacha Tannous.
Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish watched the Boston Celtics win alongside Wilfried Zaha.
Arsenal defensive duo Hector Bellerin and Nacho Monreal take their premium courtside seats.
Arsenal defender Sead Kolasina, Julian Draxler, Olivier Giroud, Marcos Alonso, and Andreas Christeinsen pose.
Ferguson took a courtside seat for the action between the 76ers and the Boston Celtics.
Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson chats on the court ahead of the game.
Hazard looked absolutely tiny next to the man mountain – 7ft 2′ NBA legend Dikembe Mutombo. Thibaut Courtois attended also.