Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo became the first player to reach 500 million followers on Instagram. Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has recently crossed the milestone of having the most followers on Instagram. Ronaldo is one of the highest paid sportsmen on Instagram and is also very popular on other social media platforms. He has over 105 million followers on Twitter and over 154 million followers on Facebook. After Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Virat Kohli, Neymar, LeBron James and other players are followed on Instagram.