Lionel Messi Most Mentioned Player On Twitter During World Cup

Lionel Messi June 2014

While everyone has been talking about USA advancing in the World Cup or Luis Suarez and bite-gate, it’s been Argentina’s Lionel Messi generating the most buzz on social media.

Twitter has been big with the World Cup this year, and they released some interesting statistics.

During the group stage, Twitter revealed that there were over 300 million tweets.

The most mentioned player is Messi, since he’s regarded as the world’s best player. Followed by Messi is Neymar of Brazil, Luis Suarez and Cristiano Ronaldo.

Interesting stuff.