Top 10 Football Clubs With the Most Social Media Followers

Top 10 Football Clubs With the Most Social Media Followers

21st-century football can be placed side-by-side with social media today. These two entities need each other to strive. Apart from making money through shirt sales and other PRs, Football clubs smile to the bank every day if they can keep their handle active.

Top 10 Football Clubs With the Most Social Media Followers

10. Arsenal FC

Full name The Arsenal Football Club
Nickname(s) The Gunners
The Arsenal
Short name Arsenal
Founded October 1886; 135 years ago as Dial Square
Ground Emirates Stadium
Capacity 60,704
  • Instagram: 21.1 million.
  • Facebook: 37.7 million.
  • TikTok: 1.8 million.

9. Manchester City

Full name Manchester City Football Club
Nickname(s) City, The Citizens, The Sky Blues
Short name Man City
Founded 1880; 142 years ago as St. Mark’s (West Gorton)
1887; 135 years ago as Ardwick Association F.C.
16 April 1894; 128 years ago as Manchester City
Ground City of Manchester Stadium
Capacity 53,400
  • Instagram: 29 million.
  • Facebook: 40 million.
  • TikTok: 5.9 million.

8. Liverpool FC

Full name Liverpool Football Club
Nickname(s) The Reds
Founded 3 June 1892; 130 years ago
Ground Anfield
Capacity 53,394
  • Instagram: 35.2 million.
  • Facebook: 38 million.
  • TikTok: 6.1 million.

7. FC Bayern Munich

Full name Fußball-Club Bayern München e. V.
Nickname(s)
  • Der FCB (The FCB)
  • Die Bayern (The Bavarians)
  • Stern des Südens (Star of the South)
  • Die Roten (The Reds)
  • FC Hollywood
Short name
  • Bayern Munich
  • FC Bayern
  • Bayern
  • FCB
Founded 27 February 1900; 122 years ago
Stadium Allianz Arena
  • Instagram: 30.7 million.
  • Facebook: 53 million.
  • TikTok: 7.3 million.

6. Chelsea FC

Full name Chelsea Football Club
Nickname(s) The Blues
The Pensioners (former)
Founded 10 March 1905; 117 years ago
Ground Stamford Bridge
Capacity 40,834
Coordinates 51°28′54″N 0°11′28″WCoordinates: 51°28′54″N 0°11′28″W
Owner(s) Todd Boehly
Clearlake Capital
Hansjörg Wyss
Mark Walter
  • Instagram: 31.7 million.
  • Facebook: 49 million.
  • TikTok: 5.6 million.

5. Juventus Torino

Full name Juventus Football Club S.p.A.
Nickname(s) La Vecchia Signora (The Old Lady)
La Fidanzata d’Italia (The Girlfriend of Italy)
La Madama (Piedmontese: Madam)
I Bianconeri (The White and Blacks)
Le Zebre (The Zebras)
La Signora Omicidi (The Killer Lady)
La Gheuba (Piedmontese pronunciation: [la ˈɡøba]: The Hunchback)
Short name Juve
Founded 1 November 1897; 124 years ago, as Sport-Club Juventus
Ground Juventus Stadium
Capacity 41,507
  • Instagram: 52.1 million.
  • Facebook: 44 million.
  • TikTok: 6.9 million.

4. Paris Saint-Germain

Full name Paris Saint-Germain Football Club
Nickname(s) Les Parisiens (The Parisians)
Les Rouge-et-Bleu (The Red-and-Blues)
Short name PSG, Paris, Paris SG
Founded 12 August 1970; 51 years ago
Ground Parc des Princes
Capacity 47,929
Owner Qatar Sports Investments
  • Instagram: 34 million.
  • Facebook: 55.7 million.
  • TikTok: 23.7 million.

3. Manchester United

Full name Manchester United Football Club
Nickname(s) The Red Devils
United
Short name Man United
Man Utd
Founded 1878; 144 years ago, as Newton Heath LYR F.C.
1902; 120 years ago, as Manchester United F.C.
Ground Old Trafford
Capacity 74,140
  • Instagram: 54.5 million.
  • Facebook: 74 million.
  • TikTok: 12.2 million.

2. FC Barcelona

Full name Futbol Club Barcelona
Nickname(s) Barça or Blaugrana (team)
Culers or Barcelonistes (supporters)
Blaugranes or Azulgranas (supporters)
Founded 29 November 1899; 122 years ago
as Foot-Ball Club Barcelona
Ground Camp Nou
Capacity 99,354
President Joan Laporta
  • Instagram: 104 million.
  • Facebook: 103 million.
  • TikTok: 12.7 million.

1. Real Madrid

Full name Real Madrid Club de Fútbol
Nickname(s) Los Blancos (The Whites)
Los Merengues (The Meringues)
Los Vikingos (The Vikings)
La Casa Blanca (The White House
Los Reyes de Europa (The Kings of Europe)
Founded 6 March 1902; 120 years ago
as Madrid Football Club
Ground Santiago Bernabéu
  • Instagram: 109 million.
  • Facebook: 111 million.
  • TikTok: 9.7 million.

The decisive factors here are the follower numbers of the official club accounts on Instagram, Facebook, and Tiktok.

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