ISL 2017: Which team has most number of supporters?

ISL 2017: Which team has most number of supporters?

The popularity of football in India has increased largely after in the introduction of Indian super league. Currently, there are 8 teams Atlético de Kolkata, Chennaiyin FC, Delhi Dynamos FC, FC Goa, FC Pune City, Kerala Blasters FC, Mumbai City FC and NorthEast United FC are playing in the league. Here is the list of ISL teams with highest number of fan following.

8. NorthEast United FC

ISL teams with most number of supporters
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This Guwahati based Indian super league franchise owned by Bollywood actor John Abraham has moderate number of followers in social media. They have more than 200k followers both in Facebook and twitter.

Twitter Followers: 247k

Facebook Likes: 297k

7. Chennaiyin FC

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Chennaiyin FC, who were the champions in 2015 ISL season, based in Chennai, Tamil Nadu has a huge number of social media followers. They have more than 400k followers in Facebook and more than 190k followers in twitter.

Twitter Followers: 197k

Facebook Likes: 427k

6. Mumbai City FC

ISL teams with most number of supporters
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Mumbai City FC is the Mumbai based Indian super league franchise co-owned by Bollywood superstar Ranbir Kapoor. The official account of the team has more than 100k followers in twitter and about 575k followers in Facebook.

Twitter Followers: 100k

Facebook Likes: 575k

5. FC Goa

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Goa is one of the Indian states with hardcore football lovers. Their ISL team, FC Goa owned by Goan Football Club Pvt. Ltd has more than 400K followers in Facebook and about 260k followers in Twitter.

Twitter Followers: 264k

Facebook Likes: 432k

4. Delhi Dynamos

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This Delhi based Indian professional football franchise has more than 600k followers in Facebook. However, twitter followers for the team is pretty low as below 100K, which is an unusual thing.

Twitter Followers: 92.9k

Facebook Likes: 646k

3. FC Pune City

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FC Pune City, which is co-owned by popular Italian football club, has a huge number of fan following. Interestingly, followers for the team in Facebook is almost eight times greater than that in Twitter.

Twitter Followers: 105k

Facebook Likes: 889k

2. Kerala Blasters

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As everyone knows, Kerala blasters based in Kochi is the ISL team with highest ground support. But, coming to the social media support it falls just behind Atlético de Kolkata. However, Kerala Blasters is the ISL team with highest number of twitter followers.

Twitter Followers: 688k

Facebook Likes: 927k

1. Atlético de Kolkata

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Atlético de Kolkata is an ISL team based in Kolkata, the city which is frequently called as home of Indian football, has most number of supporters in social media. Atlético de Kolkata is only team with more than 1 million likes in Facebook.

Twitter Followers: 323k

Facebook Likes: 1.08m

*Tabulated as of 19/5/2017

TeamsTwitter FollowersFacebook Likes
Atlético de Kolkata

323k

1.08m
Kerala Blasters688k927k
FC Pune City105k889k
Delhi Dynamos92.9k646k
FC Goa264k432k
Mumbai City FC100k575k
Chennaiyin FC197k427k
NorthEast United FC247k297k

 

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