Cristiano Ronaldo becomes the first person to reach 200 million followers on Instagram
Portuguese professional footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has become the first Instagram user (besides Instagram) to gather 200 million followers on the platform.
The football star announced the milestone by sharing a photo montage on his Instagram page to thank fans for being part of his journey.
Aside Instagram itself which has 330 million followers he is the second person with the most followers on that social media platform.
Singer Ariana Grande follows him with 173.1 million followers on Instagram.
Colleague footballers Lionel Messi of Barcelona ranks eighth with 141.8 million and Paris Saint-Germain striker Neymar is 10th at 132.6 million followers.