It's said that success is not final just as failure isn't fatal but rather the courage to continue is what counts. Perhaps this is one inspiration that keeps 36 year old football great, Cristiano Ronaldo going. Today he is not only one of the most followed athletes on social media but an icon of admiration to many upcoming talents.
The five-time Balon D'oor winner is reportedly following just 449 persons on Instagram page and the only kenyan featuring in the list is the now celebrated marathon runner, Kipchoge. A little while after hitting the global headlines to win the INEOS 1:59 challenge, Eliud Kipchoge got this rare feat.
The Portuguese forward however follows othe top personalities such as Kylian Mbappe and even former US president, Barrack Obama. He also became recognized as the first person to hit 200 million followers on the platform and currently boasts of 220 million following, just showing how much his popularity in the social networks remain unmatched.
Content created and supplied by: Ruffinant6 (via Opera
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform