Cristiano Ronaldo tops chart for highest-earning athlete on Instagram during lockdown

Cristiano Ronaldo tops chart for highest-earning athlete on Instagram during lockdown

 

Sports stars have been making sure to keep their millions of fans entertained during the coronavirus lockdown.

 

 

With sport around the world having been suspended of late due to the coronavirus pandemic, the biggest names from across the globe have had plenty of spare time on their hands.

And some have been using it to freshen up their Instagram accounts, keeping their fans updated on their progress through lockdown.

With sport around the world having been suspended of late due to the coronavirus pandemic, the biggest names from across the globe have had plenty of spare time on their hands.

And some have been using it to freshen up their Instagram accounts, keeping their fans updated on their progress through lockdown.

 

 

 

Cristiano Ronaldo has led the way on Instagram during these uncertain times. Attain recently researched which athletes earned the most money during the lockdown period of March 12 to May 14.

They have estimated just how much money athletes have amassed by calculating the average earning of every sponsored post.

And with the research also estimating every follower to be worth £0.00313, Instagram can become a serious earner for celebrities around the world – with one million followers allowing them to command an estimated £3,130 for a sponsored collaboration, although that calculation is not a strict formula.

Cristiano Ronaldo has led the way on Instagram during these uncertain times. Attain recently researched which athletes earned the most money during the lockdown period of March 12 to May 14.

They have estimated just how much money athletes have amassed by calculating the average earning of every sponsored post.

And with the research also estimating every follower to be worth £0.00313, Instagram can become a serious earner for celebrities around the world – with one million followers allowing them to command an estimated £3,130 for a sponsored collaboration, although that calculation is not a strict formula.

 

 

 

Juventus and Portugal star Ronaldo is estimated to have made an eye-watering £1.9million over the two month period, and sits top of the charts.

The five-time Ballon d’Or winner had 219 million Instagram followers at the time of the survery and commanded the highest fee at an estimated £470,584 per sponsored post, of which he made four.

Barcelona rival Lionel Messi sits closely behind in second, earning roughly £1.3m overall from his four sponsored posts.

Former Barcelona team-mate Neymar is third in the charts, earning an estimated £1.2m.

Three other footballers, past or present, also make the top 10 – they include former England and Manchester United star David Beckham (£405,000), Zlatan Ibrahimovic (£184,000) and Dani Alves (£134,000).

Former NBA star Shaquille O’Neal (£584,000) lies fourth in the Instagram charts while India’s cricket superstar Virat Kohli (£379,000), Dwyane Wade (£143m) and Britain’s world heavyweight champion boxer Anthony Joshua (£122m) make up the rest of the top 10.

 

 

Juventus and Portugal star Ronaldo is estimated to have made an eye-watering £1.9million over the two month period, and sits top of the charts.

The five-time Ballon d’Or winner had 219 million Instagram followers at the time of the survery and commanded the highest fee at an estimated £470,584 per sponsored post, of which he made four.

Barcelona rival Lionel Messi sits closely behind in second, earning roughly £1.3m overall from his four sponsored posts.

Former Barcelona team-mate Neymar is third in the charts, earning an estimated £1.2m.

Three other footballers, past or present, also make the top 10 – they include former England and Manchester United star David Beckham (£405,000), Zlatan Ibrahimovic (£184,000) and Dani Alves (£134,000).

Former NBA star Shaquille O’Neal (£584,000) lies fourth in the Instagram charts while India’s cricket superstar Virat Kohli (£379,000), Dwyane Wade (£143m) and Britain’s world heavyweight champion boxer Anthony Joshua (£122m) make up the rest of the top 10.

18 Comments

  1. Reply

    That’s good

  2. Reply

    Ororo my model

  3. Reply

    Cool

  4. Reply

    This is good,nice post.

  5. Reply

    Good post

  6. Reply

    This is nice

  7. Reply

    Ororo

  8. Reply

    That guy eehh

  9. Reply

    Wowwww that’s nice

  10. Reply

    wonderful

  11. Profile photo ofItz Kvng Twitch

    Reply

    Very nice

  12. Reply

    Ronaldo all the way

  13. Profile photo ofKreator

    Reply

    Thanks for the update

  14. Reply

    Nice ine

  15. Reply

    Thanks for update..Wow so interesting

  16. Reply

    great

  17. Reply

    Nice
    Thanks for sharing

  18. Profile photo ofExcel01

    Reply

    One and only Goat

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these <abbr title="HyperText Markup Language">HTML</abbr> tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>