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.

# Name Total Likes  Daily Growth Weekly Growth
1     Facebook for Every Phone 479,731,549 +533,053 +3,710,966
2     Facebook 161,862,855 +47,044 +379,050
3     Shakira 101,814,568 +60,739 +481,271
4     Cristiano Ronaldo 93,761,587 +112,056 +863,121
5     Eminem 92,679,307 +38,098 +321,433
6     Rihanna 89,367,403 +15,926 +124,299
7     Coca-Cola 87,092,749 +29,384 +512,582
8     YouTube 82,666,460 +32,966 +232,631
9     Vin Diesel 82,293,854 +46,849 +402,535
10     Michael Jackson 77,754,418 +31,676 +516,691
11     The Simpsons 74,306,945 +2,438 +19,019
12     Harry Potter 73,850,658 +12,480 +110,040
13     Katy Perry 73,208,287 +26,129 +313,110
14     Justin Bieber 72,726,036 +39,903 +328,713
15     Candy Crush Saga 71,387,836 +37,638 +275,170
16     FC Barcelona 71,332,190 +82,493 +711,977
17     Texas HoldEm Poker 70,560,628 +1,895 +14,700
18     Will Smith 69,945,277 +28,870 +268,499
19     Real Madrid C.F. 68,825,044 +133,927 +859,131
20     Bob Marley 68,691,329 +42,568 +395,612
21     Taylor Swift 68,265,040 +31,886 +329,728
22     Leo Messi 67,606,368 +91,175 +872,578
23     Lady Gaga 67,317,847 +5,530 +91,826
24     Linkin Park 64,542,059 +12,677 +104,734
25     Beyoncé 63,529,234 +25,533 +175,462

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