31 October 2016
Juventus will be celebrating more than just its 119th birthday in the coming days, since, having surpassed the 25 million fan mark on Facebook, the club are now officially the most widely supported team in Italy.
Just over one year since hailing like number 20 million, an occasion marked by the issuing of unique "Juventus Nation" passports to supporters, the Bianconeri's latest landmark sees them cement their place firmly among Facebook's European club top 10.
As proven by the breadth of support around the globe, your passion for Juve is one that knows no boundaries: adding to the 3.1 million-strong Italian following, a figure that makes ours the most popular football page in general in the country, fans from Indonesia, Morocco, Mexico, United States, Argentina and Brazil follow closely behind.
Juventus' account attracts approximately 140,000 interactions per day (at an engagement rate of approximately 2 per cent), or 50 million in the past 12 months, 1 million of which came in one day alone on 25 April 2016 as the Old Lady was crowned champion of Italy for the fifth consecutive time. To be continued...