Cristiano Ronaldo is now the world’s most followed person on Earth after he hits 300 million followers on Instagram.

Ronaldo has been a catch influencer for brands, organizations and products over the years due to his huge following on Instagram.

How to Aradrama Sky Sports online – Choose (.co.uk)

The Portuguese star has been in the news for equaling Ghanaian star footballer Asamoah Gyan’s international goal record and the removal of two Coca-Cola bottles that caused to a $4 Billion drop in market value for the American Giant all in this week.

Cristiano Ronaldo became the first athlete in the world to reach 200 million followers in January 2020. He gained a 100 million more followers in 18 months to reach the 300 million followers feat this week.

He is followed by Dwayne Johnson, an actor and ex-wrestler with 246 Million Followers, Singer Ariana Grande with 244 Million Followers and Kylie Jenner, a younger sibling of Kim Kardashian with 241 Million followers.

His arch-rival and Barcelona star Lionel Messi is the second most followed athlete in the world with 219 Million followers, followed by Brazillian Star Neymar Jr with 152 Million Followers.

Currently, the only account with a higher following than Ronaldo’s is the official account of Instagram with 397 Million followers.

Meanwhile, earlier this week, Coca-Cola saw a drop of $4Billion in market value after the Portuguese Star removed two of their bottles during a press conference ahead of his team’s EURO2020 opener against Hungary while suggesting his fans drink water instead.

Ronaldo at the press conference

Cristiano Ronaldo, a strong advocate of healthy diets lifted a bottle of water saying ‘agua’ which means water in Portuguese.

This action by the superstar caused the American Drink Giant $4 Billion drop in market value and a 0..16% in shares price.

Cristiano Ronaldo also equaled Ghanaian legendary footballer Asamoah Gyan’s record of scoring in nine(9) successive major international tournaments after scoring two goals in his nation’s EURO2020 Group F opener against Hungary last Tuesday.

Asomoah Gyan Scored in every international tournament; African cup of Nation’s, AFCON and World cup between 2006 and 2017. Ronaldo equaled his record by also scoring in every international tournament European Championship and World Cup from 2004 to 2021.

So much for a 36 year old!

If you like our content, join our telegram channel so you miss any updates.

Gh Kabutey is a content writer, video editor and social media marketer. I promote in a new and holistic manner, Ghanaian culture [music, dance, people], news, and trends. I am a biochemist by profession.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.