Most followed
sport stars on Facebook
We give you the names of 20 most followed athletes in the world. Unsurprisingly, footballers dominate the list with 13 players on it. Three cricketers, all Indians, make it to the list as well.

Cristiano Ronaldo

Portugal

Football

122million followers

Lionel Messi

Argentina

Football

89 million followers

Neymar

Brazil

Football

59 million followers

David Beckham

England

Football

54 million followers

Virat Kohli

India

Cricket

35 million followers

Ronaldinho

Brazil

Football

34 million followers

Mesut Ozil

Germany

Football

31 million followers

Kaka

Brazil

Football

31 million followers

Gareth Bale

Wales

Football

28 million followers

Sachin Tendulkar

India

Cricket

28 million followers

Andres Iniesta

Spain

Football

26 million followers

Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Sweden

Football

26 million followers

Wayne Rooney

England

Football

25 million followers

LeBron James

USA

NBA

23 million followers

Kobe Bryant

USA

NBA

21 million followers

MS Dhoni

India

Cricket

20 million followers

Usain Bolt

Jamaica

Athletics

19 million followers

Gerard Piqué

Spain

Football

19 million followers

Luis Suarez

Uruguay

Football

18 million followers

Maria Sharapova

Russia

Tennis

15 million followers