After Argentina’s victory against Brazil at the Copa America on July 11, Lionel Messi posed with the trophy. The snap broke the record for the most liked sports photo in Instagram history.
The Argentine star, Lionel Messi has just broken a new record, this Monday, July 19, 2021. After Argentina’s victory at the Copa America, the first major international trophy of the Barcelona career (he won the Olympics in 2008) , the latter posed with the trophy and posted the photo on Instagram.
The snapshot sent networks madness and broke the record for the most liked sports photo in Instagram history. He currently has just over 20.8 million “likes”.
He thus beats the record previously held by the Portuguese, Cristiano Ronaldo, with a photo in tribute to Diego Maradona, who currently has a million fewer likes.