Lionel Messi has attained another marvelous accomplishment. This comes after photographs posted by him, following his nation’s triumph over France to lift the World Cup trophy on Sunday, December 18, 2022, turned into the most-liked post on Instagram, with 56.4 million likes.
Messi’s photo likes outperformed that of a post with Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo, for a Louis Vuitton ad promo featuring the two football legends, which attracted 41.9 million likes in total.
The post from the World Cup victory is presently the most-liked throughout the entire existence of Instagram, after it bested a previous record post, involving an image of an egg.
A certain social media user, identified as Chris Godfrey, uploaded a photograph of an egg back in January 2019, and the shot eventually had 56.1 million likes, fully intent on surpassing the most liked Instagram post at the time, featuring an image of Kylie Jenner’s daughter, which had 18.6 million likes.
In other similar events, International megastar, David Adeleke, famously known as Davido, likewise joined the moving train of success, as he gained another achievement in his profession via Instagram.
Davido went super viral on social media, as his photos with his dear companion Chioma, at the Lusail Arena in Qatar on Monday, turned into the most-liked picture on Instagram in Nigeria, packing over 1.7 million likes.