Five most followed FC Barcelona players on Instagram
The whole first team, except Sergio Busquets and Jordi Masip, have an Instagram account, with Neymar Jr's 60.3 million followers making him the most popular
Instagram is one of the most used social media networks by Barça's footballers, who post their photos and videos with filters on this site. In fact, all the first-team squad except for Sergio Busquets and Jordi Masip have an official account. Whilst the club itself (@FCBarcelona) has more than 40 million fans, various players have a significant following on Instagram. Here is a list of the top five:
1. Neymar (@neymarj) 60.3 M
The Brazilian leads the way as Barça's most popular player. He's a very active user and he loves to instagram a wide range of professional and personal moments in his life, without forgetting his advertising commitments. On average, over a million people interact with each one of his posts.
2. Leo Messi (@leomessi) 56.5 M
The best player in the world is also one of the most followed on Instagram with close to 57 million fans. The Argentinian opens a door into his personal life as he posts photos of his sons and other aspects of his life in the Catalan capital. He also tends to celebrate title wins with his fans online.