Top 10 Best Followed Athletes On Twitter

With the abundance of internet and social networking engulfing us, every remarkable sportsperson is just as famous in virtual fanbase as much as they are in the physical world, and the list really comprises of a lot of stars who literally enjoy brilliant amount of fan following over the popular social networking sites such as Twitter. Here is a compilation of Top 10 Best Followed Athletes On Twitter by us.

Top 10 Best Followed Athletes On Twitter

10. Cristiano Ronaldo

Top 10 Best Followed Athletes On Twitter
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Real Madrid (Spain) – Winger

34,564,124 followers

Cristiano Ronaldo is used to formidably breaking goal records for his club Real Madrid, but his recent statistic may prove to be even more impressive.

Hookit, the website that keeps track of the followings of sports stars present on social media, reports that Ronaldo has now reached over 200 million followers across the social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram—the first ever professional athlete to achieve such a big feat.

Former Manchester United star Ronaldo now enjoys more followers across the three crucial social media platforms than the grand combined totals of NBA stars LeBron James, Stephen Curry and KJobe Bryant, showing the Portuguese’s massive appeal worldwide, and the reason why he is in the list of the Top 10 Best Followed Athletes On Twitter.

9. Kaká

Top 10 Best Followed Athletes On Twitter
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AC Milan (Italy) – Midfielder

22,362,362 followers

One true winner of the followers’ hearts across the world, Kaka stands to be an unanimous inclusion to the list of the Top 10 Best Followed Athletes On Twitter. His accolades included The Serie A Foreign Footballer of the Year title back in 2004 and 2006, as well as his recognition as the Champions League Best Midfielder in the year 2005.

But his finest season to date appeared in 2007, when Kaká became the league’s topmost scorer, and led his team from front to Champions League and Club World Cup titles. In addition too, he was named the European Footballer of the Year, World Soccer Player of the year, FIFA World Cup Best Player, and FIFA World Player of the Year.

8. LeBron James

Top 10 Best Followed Athletes On Twitter
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Miami Heat – Forward

19,988,871 followers

A true superstar with an enormous fan following over the world, LeBron James is one great name in the list of the Top 10 Best Followed Athletes On Twitter. LeBron James was only a senior in high school when he became eligible for the NBA draft and was promptly chosen by the Cleveland Cavaliers. In 2010 he began playing for the Miami Heat.

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