In the four years between 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa and 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil, which kicks off Thursday, Facebook has more than doubled its total of monthly active users, to more than 1.2 billion, while Twitter has seen a nearly fivefold increase in its MAU count, to more than 255 million.
- Coca-Cola dwarfs the other FIFA World Cup partners in terms of Facebook likes, with more than 83.2 million.
- The top player in terms of likes is Cristiano Ronaldo, with more than 84 million.
- The top team is Mexico, with more than 6.3 million.
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