Football is one of the most played sports in the world, and footballers are undoubtedly amongst the most-famous sportsmen worldwide.
1. Cristiano Ronaldo: 236 Million Followers
Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the most famous footballers in football history. He has won 5 Ballon d’Or trophies, one of the most prestigious awards in the football world.
2. Lionel Messi: 163 Million Followers
Lionel Messi is often regarded as one of the greatest to ever play the game, just like arch-rival Cristiano Ronaldo.
3. Neymar Jr: 140 Million Followers
Neymar Jr. is a Brazilian footballer who plays as a forward for French club Parian Saint-Germain.
4. James Rodríguez: 45.9 Million Followers
James Rodriguez is a Colombian professional footballer who plays for Spanish club Real Madrid.
5. Marcelo: 45.1 Million Followers
Marcelo Vieira da Silva Júnior, or more commonly known as Marcelo, is a Brazilian national who plays a left-back for Spanish club Real Madrid.