In this age of social media, having a massive amount of followers has become very vital for not just the club but also for the players. Many players use this tool to gain extra revenue for both club and themselves. As more the followers the more popular the club would be which ultimately leads to more revenue. In this article, we look at the top five most-followed Arsenal players on Instagram.
#5 Granit Xhaka – 2.3 million Instagram Followers
Number 5 on Arsenal’s most-followed player on Instagram is Granit Xhaka. The Swiss midfielder spearheading Arsenal’s midfield has been very active on Instagram. With 2.3M followers sponsored by Puma for his boots. Granit Xhaka divides opinion among Arsenal fans week in week out.
Granit Xhaka unleashed a side of him that i haven’t seen before. pic.twitter.com/u0uUuoIMc1Advertisement
— Ebuka Means Great 𓃵 (@EbukaMeansGreat) February 24, 2022
#4 Bukayo Saka – 2.6 Million Followers
Bukayo Saka's really happy with his Arsenal life. He loves the club, he's only focused on race for Champions League spot and that's why new contract talks won't take place immediately. ⚪️🔴 #AFCAdvertisement
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) February 28, 2022
Arsenal’s star boy Bukayo Saka is fourth on the list with 2.6 million followers on Instagram. Saka has been Arsenal’s player of the season so far with double figures in terms of goals plus assists. Bukayo is expected to sign a new long term deal at Arsenal in the summer. Bukayo’s sponsorship with new balance has seen him being the poster boy in London. Saka’s huge following does help brands.
#3 Alex lacazette – 3.1 Million Followers
Mikel Arteta on Lacazette: “When I see our striker in the 85th minute chasing a full-back in the corner flag, winning the ball back, fighting, missing one chance, missing two chances, going again – I can only praise him. At the end he got the reward. For me, it’s Laca’s goal.” pic.twitter.com/mboi6kSka3
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Arsenal’s French striker Lacazette is number three on the list. Currently the Arsenal captain Lacazette has found himself leading the Arsenal attack after Aubameyang’s departure. Alex lacazette has done pretty well recently. The Arsenal man is likely to leave the club in summer, Arsenal will have to replace him with a star player.
#2 Martin Odegaard – 3.4 Million Followers
Martin Ødegaard is actually becoming my favorite Arsenal player. 🥰🇳🇴 pic.twitter.com/AK1S7Gm2s2Advertisement
— Arsenal Inside (@arsenalinside_) February 28, 2022
The Wonderkid, Martin Odegaard is number two on the list of most popular Arsenal player on Instagram with 3.4 million followers. The Norwegian’s rise to fame came when he was just 16 years old – Every major European club wanted Odegaard before he signed for Real Madrid. One of Real Madrid’s youngest debutant Martin has really come of age in this Arsenal side.
#1 Mohammed El-Neny – 4.4 million Followers
Semi final here we come 💪🏻🇪🇬
الحمد لله 🙏🏻❤️ pic.twitter.com/ieIWiBnM0G
— Mohamed ELNeny (@ElNennY) January 31, 2022
The Most Popular Arsenal Player on Instagram is Mo Elneny, surprised? Apparently not. Elneny’s popularity and Egyptians activity on Social Media is highly anticipated. Mo Salah winning the Puskas award based on votes just goes to show how passionate Egyptians are about their footballers. As we look at the top five most-followed Arsenal players on Instagram.