CHRISTIANO RONALDO HITS 100 MILLION FOLLOWERS ON INSTAGRAM
Christiano Ronaldo is the first male athlete celebrity in the world to have a large following in Instagram after hitting 100 million followers. The first female and most followed person is Selena Gomez who has 119 million followers.
The Portuguese football player, reached the mark just days after breaking a record on the premier league as the only player to have scored 20 goals in Madrid derby.
Ronaldo is now the most followed athlete with Neymar coming second to him with a total of 74 million followers. His football club is the second most followed club in the world with 49 million followers, coming after Barcelona which leads with 50 million.