Barcelona, Premier League and Ronaldo top performers in Mailman’s Red Card report

FC Barcelona, Cristiano Ronaldo and the English Premier League were the big winners in the 2020 edition of the Mailman Group's Red Card report, that assesses the strength of football properties online in China.

The report, which is based on data collected in 2019, said Barcelona was the best-supported team online in 2019, beating arch rivals Real Madrid into second place. The club's achievements included more than doubling its followers on Weibo, adding 8.3 million new followers to take its total to 16.3 million. Its number of engagements on Weibo increased by 45 per cent to 16 million between 2018 and 2019.

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