This is Instagram's most-liked post of 2020

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Cristiano Ronaldo
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Instagram has announced its most-liked posts of 2020 and the top spot goes to....

The most-liked Instagram photo of the year was posted by Cristiano Ronald, paying tribute to football legend Diego Maradona after his death.

"Today I say goodbye to a friend and the world says goodbye to an eternal genius. One of the best ever," the footballer captioned a photo of them together in November. 

"He leaves too soon, but leaves a legacy without limits and a void that will never be filled," he further said.

2020 also marks the the third year in a row that Cristiano has been crowned the most-followed celebrity on Instagram, reaching 200 million followers earlier this year.

Other celebrities making an appearance on the list of top 10 most-liked posts include Kylie Jenner, Ariana Grande and LeBron James.  


1. Cristiano Ronaldo(19.7 million likes)
2. Chadwick Boseman (19.1 million)
3. Lionel Messi(16.4 million)
4. Kylie Jenner(16 million)
5. LeBron James(15.5 million)
6. Ariana Grande (15.4 million)
7. Kylie Jenner (15.3 million)
8. Kylie Jenner(14.5 million)
9. Cristiano Ronaldo(14.3 million)
10. Kylie Jenner (14.2 million)

(Source: Billboard)

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