Cristiano Ronaldo Hits 250 Million Followers On Instagram, Becomes The First Person.
Madeira-born superstar Cristiano Alviero Dos Santos Ronaldo just reached an outstanding accomplishment outside the game of football. The Juventus forward becomes the first person to hit the 250 million follower mark on Instagram; a remarkable upgrade with 19.7 million LIKES, making him hold the record of the MOST-LIKED post on the platform.
That feat was achieved when he made a post expressing his sadness on the demise of soccer icon Diego Amando Maradona last year.
Meanwhile, Ronaldo himself follows only 458 people on Instagram.
Statistics reveal that millions of fans are loyal supporters of the Portuguese Maestro rather than his football team.
The five-time Ballon d’Or receives with pleasure a great fan base across the planet and is one of the most outstanding sportspersons in the world.
According to Forbes, Ronaldo makes a staggering $47.8million dollars (USD) annually from sponsored post. Effect of a global superstar.
The second most followed sportsman on Instagram is Ronaldo’s chief-nemesis Lionel Messi with 174 million followers while Brazil’s forward Neymar Jr. has 144 million followers.
Ronaldo is indeed the kind of brand that other brands need to learn from. If you want to be successful, learning from the former Manchester United winger is not an option but a MUST. A master in the art of self improvement and image regeneration