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Todd Davey 07 Feb 2020
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Which Athlete Has The Most Instagram Followers?


As of February 7, 2020 soccer phenom Cristiano Ronaldo has the most instragram followers of any athlete in the world with a staggering 202 million to his name.

His old foe, Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi is over 50 million followers behind with 142 million, while PSG superstar Neymar is less than 10 million behind with 133.

Then there's a huge gap back to NBA star Lebron James, who has an impressive 59.2 million to his name, closely followed by Indian batsman Virat Kohli who has just a touch over 49 million followers.

Other notable athletes with big followings include Conor McGregor with 35.2 million with NFL quarterback Tom Brady with 7.2 million. Philadelphia 76er Ben Simmons has the most of any Australian with 4.9 million followers. 

List Of The Most Popular Instagram Athletes In 2020


1. Cristiano Ronaldo - 202 million
2. Lionel Messi - 142 million
3. Neymar - 133 million
4. LeBron James  - 59.2 million
5. Virat Kohli - 49.1 million

Athletes and Instagrm FAQ

Which athlete has the most Instagram followers in 2020?

Cristiano Ronaldo currently has the most Instagram followers of any athlete in the world with 202 million to his name.
Lionel Messi ranks in second with 142 million.

How many Instagram followers does Ronaldo have?

Former Manchester United and Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has a staggering 202 million Instagram followers as of February 7, 2020.

How many Instagram followers does Conor McGregor have?

UFC superstar Conor McGregor has 35.2 million Instagram followers to his name as of February 7, 2020.

What Australian athlete has the most Instagram followers?

Australian NBA sensation Ben Simmons has the most Instagram followers of any Aussie, clocking in at 4.9 million.

Who has the most Instagram followers in the world?

The official Instagram account is way out in front of any other account with over 300 million followers.
Ronaldo is next in line with his 202 million.

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