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64% of Cristiano Ronaldo's followers on Twitter are fake

Neymar has 60% and Iniesta 50%

64% of Cristiano Ronaldo's followers on Twitter are fake
64% of Cristiano Ronaldo's followers on Twitter are fake

Neymar has 60% and Iniesta 50%

Cristiano Ronaldo is the sportsman with more followers on Twitter, with 34,850,000. But according to Diario Gol, 64% of them are fake. More than 20 million of followers are inactive —those who starter following the Portuguese when they created their twitter account and then they stopped logging in on the social net— or they have even been purchased, as reported by experts at Diario Gol.

Thanks to "Twitter Audit" tool, they could analyze the player's followers. In fact, Neymar, with more than 17 million followers, has a 60% fake, and Andrés Iniesta has 50%.

Many companies offer the chance to buy Twitter followers. 1,000 followers could cost €20. But you can even buy 250,000, with a cost of €1,800! You can also buy retweets and favorites.

Cristiano is the 13th most popular account on Twitter. It is managed by Gestifute, a company of his agent Jorge Mendes. After him we find Justin Bieber, Barack Obama, Kaka (26è), Lebron James (34è) or Neymar (45è).