Top 25 Facebook pages: August 2014 — Soccer stars still on the rise

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Long after Germany claimed the World Cup title, soccer players and teams are rapidly growing their Facebook pages. Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal is now the 2nd-most popular person on Facebook, trailing Shakira by roughly 8 million likes.

F.C. Barcelona, Real Madrid F.C. and Leo Messi have also seen significant gains on the PageData leaderboard. Every month, we track the top 25 pages on Facebook, in terms of the number of page likes.

Want to find out which Facebook pages have the most likes? Look below.

#NameTotal Likes Daily GrowthWeekly Growth
1    Facebook for Every Phone479,731,549+533,053+3,710,966
2    Facebook161,862,855+47,044+379,050
3    Shakira101,814,568+60,739+481,271
4    Cristiano Ronaldo93,761,587+112,056+863,121
5    Eminem92,679,307+38,098+321,433
6    Rihanna89,367,403+15,926+124,299
7    Coca-Cola87,092,749+29,384+512,582
8    YouTube82,666,460+32,966+232,631
9    Vin Diesel82,293,854+46,849+402,535
10    Michael Jackson77,754,418+31,676+516,691
11    The Simpsons74,306,945+2,438+19,019
12    Harry Potter73,850,658+12,480+110,040
13    Katy Perry73,208,287+26,129+313,110
14    Justin Bieber72,726,036+39,903+328,713
15    Candy Crush Saga71,387,836+37,638+275,170
16    FC Barcelona71,332,190+82,493+711,977
17    Texas HoldEm Poker70,560,628+1,895+14,700
18    Will Smith69,945,277+28,870+268,499
19    Real Madrid C.F.68,825,044+133,927+859,131
20    Bob Marley68,691,329+42,568+395,612
21    Taylor Swift68,265,040+31,886+329,728
22    Leo Messi67,606,368+91,175+872,578
23    Lady Gaga67,317,847+5,530+91,826
24    Linkin Park64,542,059+12,677+104,734
25    Beyoncé63,529,234+25,533+175,462

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