Cristiano Ronaldo has become the first person in the world to clock 200 million followers on Instagram.
Ronaldo took to his Instagram account five days ago to thank everyone who had been a part of the journey to 200 million followers.
Five days later, as of today, he already added an additional 1 million followers to make his followers 201 million, the highest in the world in individual category, only exceeded by Instagram itself.
Others on the list of Instagram celebrities that are in contention with Ronaldo in the top category are Singer, Ariana Grande with 173 million followers and Model and Reality TV Star, Kim Kardashian-West with 159 million followers.
Ronaldo’s closest rival in the field of football, Lionel Messi, has 141 million followers.
Instagram followers could signal the degree of acceptance of influencers across the world.
Meanwhile, Instagram itself is the only account that has more followers than Ronaldo’s with 331 million followers.
Congratulations to Critiano Ronaldo, the football legend.