1. Real Madrid (263.3m) Real Madrid is the most followed football club and team in the world in 2022. Despite the loss of their talisman, Cristiano Ronaldo, the Los Blancos are still going strong in terms of winning the trophies and the number of worldwide supporters.
Since 2014, Kerala Blasters have been one of the most widely supported clubs in Asia with a huge and passionate fan base. The club is currently the most followed Football Club in Asia on Instagram with 2.6 million followers.
BTS' worldwide number of fans of millions of adoring fans, dubbed ARMY (Adorable Representative MC for Youth), is strong enough to make significant waves — and help members break music business benchmarks. Yes, the answer is BTS, they have the most powerful fandom in the world in 2020.
Apart from their home country, South Korea, the 7 boys also love Japan and have sung several songs in the Japanese language for their Japanese ARMYs. What's more exciting, the Japanese compilation album of BTS songs has already crossed the 1 million sales figure.
Unlike most European sporting entities, Real Madrid's members (socios) have owned and operated the club throughout its history. The club was estimated to be worth €3.8 billion ($4.2 billion) in 2019, and it was the second highest-earning football club in the world, with an annual revenue of €757.3 million in 2019.