As a social media agency, we feel that we have to be on top of who is doing what.  Since one of our divisions focuses on social media and athletes, we figured we would put together a list of the top 10 athletes on Twitter.  Here they are!

 

Kaka Most follwed athlete on Twitter     1.  Kaka – 7.4 Million Followers

       @kaka

Brazilian born Kaka is the most followed athlete on Twitter with almost 7.4 million followers.

 

 

 

@christiano on Twitter      2.  Christiano Ronaldo  5.7 Million Followers

      @Christiano

Another soccer start topping the Twitter charts.  he often tweets about Real Madrid and his new iPhone game!

 

 

 

Shaq on Twitter   3.  Shaq  – 5 Million Followers

   @SHAQ

The man..they myth..the legend.  Need we say more?  he is great to follow on Twitter…an absolute must!

 

 

 

lebron james and twitter   4.  Lebron James – 3.5 Million Followers

   @KingJames

He may be considered a choker by some, a baby by others, but there is no question about his Twitter skills.

 

 

 

neymar junior on Twitter   5.  Neymar Junior – 3.3 Million Followers

   @njr92

Definitely the next big Brazilian soccer star.  It would not be a shocker to see him top the list in a year or two!

 

 

 

Lance Armstrong on Twitter   6.  Lance Armstrong – 3.3 Million Followers

   @lancearmstrong

Health nut, super human or steroid freak…no matter which way he has a big audience.

 

 

 

Ocho Cinco on Twitter   7.  Chad Ochocinco Johnson – 3.2 Million Followers

   @ochocinco

Chad Johnson, Ocho Cinco or Ocho Stinko depending on where you stand.  He only had 1 catch in the Superbowl, but he has continues to catch a lot of attention from fans.

 

 

 

Ronaldinho on Twitter    8.  Ronaldinho – 3 Million Followers

    @10Ronaldinho

This soccer superstar (used to be anyway) is flying up the Twitter rankings.  Maybe he found a new career?

 

 

 

claro ronaldo on Twitter   9.  Claro Ronaldo – 2.8 Million Followers

   @ClaroRonaldo

The 35-year-old still plays for Corinthians in Brazil, but of course if you’re one of his 2.6 million followers you already knew that.

 

 

 

tony hawk on twitter   10.  Tony Hawk -  2.7 Million Followers

   @tonyhawk

Skateboarding legend is all over Twitter and promotes many of his new ventures and ideas here first.

 

 

 

 

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