It’s a record: Cristiano Ronaldo reaches 400 million followers on Instagram

Deepak Gupta February 8, 2022
Updated 2022/02/08 at 5:21 PM

There is no denying the fact that Cristiano Ronaldo be one of the greatest players in football history. On the pitch, the Portugal and Manchester United player is the top scorer in the history of Real Madrid, with 450 goals, the top scorer in the history of the Champions League, with 136 goals, in addition to many other important marks achieved in the throughout your career. Now, off the pitch, CR7 (as he is popularly known), set a new record on his Instagram, reaching 400 million followers.

according to a publication of Guinness World Records on Twitter, the ace gained around 123 million followers in the last 10 months on the social network and reached the historic mark yesterday (07). With this number, Cristiano is currently the person with the largest number of followers on the planet on Meta’s social network. Before that, at the beginning of 2020, Portuguese was already followed by 200 million profiles, that is, the numbers doubled in two years.

Cristiano Ronaldo's Instagram page (Image: Reproduction/Instagram/Cristiano Ronaldo)

In addition to showing his routine, CR7 uses the social network to earn more money. according to insiderthe player earns around US$ 1.6 million (more than R$ 8 million, in direct conversion) per sponsored post on his profile, more than any other celebrity.

Before reaching that number, the Manchester United player turned 37 on Saturday, February 5, and posted a photo alongside his partner Georgina Rodríguez on the platform. To date, the publication has nearly 15 million likes.

To get an idea of ​​the size of the athlete’s feat, the second account with the most followers in the world is that of the businesswoman and influencer Kylie Jennerwhich currently has 309 million of fans. Meanwhile, the Argentine player Lionel Messi is third in the ranking, with 306 million followers. The Brazilian ace Neymar has today almost 170 million of fans on the platform.

Ranking of people with the most followers on Instagram

  • Cristiano Ronaldo: 400 million
  • Kylie Jenner: 309 million
  • Lionel Messi: 306 million
  • Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson: 295 million
  • Selena Gomez: 295 million
  • Ariana Grande: 294 million
  • Kim Kardashian: 284 million
  • Beyonce Knowles: 237 million
  • Justin Bieber: 219 million
  • Khloe Kardashian: 219 million

It is important to note that the numbers recorded are only related to the people accountsthe official Instagram profile has 470 million followers.


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Via: insider Source: Guinness World Records

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