A gallery of Lionel Messi celebrating Argentina’s World Cup win has end up being the most-liked Instagram post ever.

Hours after publishing it, the footballer got greater than 65 million likes – and also the number is regularly rising.

Argentina beat France on charges in Sunday’s final in Qatar – their first World Mug victory in 36 years.

Messi’s Instagram blog post racked up over millions more suches as than the previous record-breaking article – held by an easy image of an egg.


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Wait, what was that about an egg?

The previous owner of the most-liked condition was certainly an egg.

When it initially appeared it appeared to be some kind of demonstration ballot versus star – individuals were advised to involve with the photo in the hope of falling the then-record owner, Kylie Jenner.


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The make-up magnate formerly took the document for her 2018 image introducing her baby Stormi, which has actually given that accumulated 18 million likes.

Jenner was the first woman to get 300 million followers on the social networks website – a landmark also accomplished by Messi.

OK, but that still doesn’t explain the egg

There was a great deal of speculation concerning who was behind the @world_record_egg Instagram account and how it took care of to draw in numerous sorts so promptly.

Some stated it was an advertising scheme from a large company that had purchased fans – however British marketing executive Chris Godfrey has considering that asserted he created it, along with two others, and that their sole purpose was to obtain as several sorts as possible.

However while the egg overtook Jenner’s record – 57 million and also counting – it has ultimately been exceeded by an opponent with a number of globe documents in his very own right: Lionel Messi.

After the World Cup last, Guinness Globe Records uploaded a series of documents broken by the victor, keeping in mind Messi had surpassed Germany’s Lothar Matthäus for the document of most Globe Mug matches played, with 26 – as well as four various other records:

  • 11 – most World Cup Man of the Match awards
  • 19 – most Globe Mug looks as captain
  • 5 – a lot of appearances in World Mug events by a male player
  • First individual to assist (a goal) at five various Globe Cups

With the success of his latest gallery on Instagram, Messi has yet one more record to add to his collection.


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Last Updated: 21 December 2022