Worldcup Day 1: Most Popular Teams on Facebook: Chile #1 Ahead of Italy , England & USA, Algeria #22
Now that the first day of FIFA worldcup 2010 in South Africa ended with South Africa going even with Mexico 1:1 and France also even with Uruguay 0:0. It would be interesting to see who are the most popular teams among Facebook’s population of 400+ million.
facebook did not wait and released leadboard app for world cup, the app allows users to like and share the team they support. Here a quick stat of the first day of worldcup according to the app:
Chile with an Internet Population of 8.3M ranks first with 406,007. Italy with an Internet Population of30.0M ranks second with 397,272 likes, England with an Internet Population of 36.5M and 285,449 likes ranks 3rd, USA with Internet Population of 227.7M and 187,700 likes ranks 4th, Argentina with an Internet Population of 20.0M and 180,701 likes ranks5th, Mexico with an Internet Population of 27.4M and 144,47 likes ranks 6th.
Algeria the only Arab team playing on world cup has an Internet Population of 4.1M and with
22,834 likes it ranks ahead of ahead of Denmark that has Internet Population of 3.7M and 13,407 likes13,138 next comes Netherlands with anInternet Population of 14.5M and 13,143 likes.