The 2017 UEFA Champions League Final Lit Up Facebook and Instagram

Real Madrid’s celebratory post was the most-loved match-related post on Facebook

Real Madrid’s 4-1 rout of Juventus in the 2017 UEFA Champions League final Saturday generated 98 million interactions from 34 million Facebook users and 50 million interactions from 14 million Instagram users.

The five countries discussing the match the most on Facebook were:

  1. Indonesia
  2. Brazil
  3. Mexico
  4. Italy
  5. Colombia

The three most social moments on Facebook during the game were:

  1. Marco Asensio‘s goal in the 90th minute to cement Real Madrid’s 4-1 victory.
  2. Mario Mandžukić‘s spectacular goal in the 27th minute to level the match at 1-1.
  3. Cristiano Ronaldo‘s second goal of the match, which gave Real Madrid a 3-1 lead.

And the three most-discussed players were:

  1. Ronaldo
  2. Mandžukić
  3. Casemiro

Real Madrid’s celebratory post (pictured above) was the most-loved match-related post on Facebook.

The top five hashtags used on Instagram were:

  1. #championsleague
  2. #realmadrid
  3. #halamadrid
  4. #juventus
  5. #cardiff

The five most liked photos and videos on Instagram, respectively, are embedded below:

4 times in the row 👌

A post shared by Cristiano Ronaldo (@cristiano) on

🏆 UEFA Champions League 2017 #CHAMP12NS

A post shared by Real Madrid C.F. (@realmadrid) on

Champions. ⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️😘❤️️

A post shared by Cristiano Ronaldo (@cristiano) on

👕🔢🔠 #APorLa12 Our dressing room tonight! ¡Nuestro vestuario está listo para la Final! #HalaMadrid

A post shared by Real Madrid C.F. (@realmadrid) on

CREATE TO WIN 🏆 12 🏆 #HereToCreate #CHAMP12NS

A post shared by Real Madrid C.F. (@realmadrid) on

Juste pour commencer… 💯🏆🏆🏆 #kbnueve #realmadrid

A post shared by Karim Benzema (@karimbenzema) on

@zidane 👌 #UCLfinal #RealMadrid @realmadrid #Zidane #championsleague

A post shared by #UCLfinal (@uefachampionsleague) on

Image courtesy of Real Madrid Facebook page.