Portugal star player Cristiano Ronaldo is once again gaining traction,The football player has created history to become the first person in the world to reach 500 million followers on Instagram
Ronaldo reached a million followers on Monday. He is one of the highest-paid athletes on the photo-sharing app(Instagram) and earns the most for sharing a single post.
He has over 150 million followers on Facebook and over 100 million on social media sites Twitter.
Lionel Messi is the second most followed person in the world with 368 million followers.
India’s star batter and former captain is in the seventh spot on the list with 203 million followers.
In an interview earlier today, Portugal’s star player, CristianoRonaldo, hit back at criticism over his interview with Manchester United, saying “I talk when I want to”.
He said that he is not worried about how squad will be impacted by his actions, he feels good about their chances of wining world cup.
“Throughout my life, the best timing is generally my timing,” Ronaldo told a news meeting on Monday.
“I don’t need to contemplate others’ thought process. The players know me all around well for a long time and know the sort of individual I am.
Alluding to himself as an outsider looking in, that’s what ronaldo said “all that connected with him will constantly start analysis and debate.”
The 37-year-old Ronaldo affirmed that the abnormal handshake among him and going after midfielder Bruno Fernandes that was gotten on camera and turned into a web sensation was the consequence of a joke between the Portugal and Joined colleagues.
“My relationship with him (Fernandes) is superb,” Ronaldo said. “I was messed with him. His plane showed up later than expected and I inquired as to whether he had traveled by boat. That is all there is to it.
“The climate in the changing room is magnificent. No issues. The gathering is safeguarded. Furthermore, I make a move to say: quit inquiring as to myself.”
Subsequent to missing Thursday’s cordial against Nigeria in Lisbon because of a stomach issue, Ronaldo has been preparing as expected with partners since showing up in Qatar on Friday and he said he feels in shape. Portugal will open their 2022 World Cup crusade against Ghana on Thursday.