WORLD CUP: More Than 1B Posts, Comments, Likes On Facebook, From 220M Users

WorldCup1B650The number of Facebook posts, comments, and likes related to 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil has officially topped the 1 billion mark, from some 220 million users, according to the Facebook Data Science Team.

The top 20 Facebook posts from players that generated the most likes came from five players:

  1. Neymar, Brazil, 7
  2. David Luiz, Brazil, 5
  3. Leo Messi, Argentina, 4
  4. Cristiano Ronaldo, Portugal, 3
  5. Bastian Schweinsteiger, Germany, 1

And 11 posts by players tallied more than 1 million likes. They came from:

  • Neymar, 7
  • Messi, 3
  • Ronaldo, 1

A list of the most popular posts by players is embedded below.

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