About This Statistic
The graph shows the results of a survey carried out between March and December 2016 in 288 municipalities throughout Brazil to find out which were Brazilians' most favorite soccer clubs. When asked which soccer team they rooted for, 16.2 percent of respondents affirmed that they cheered for Flamengo, a soccer club based in Rio de Janeiro. In addition, 19.5 percent of respondents stated that they did not cheer for any soccer team. In February 2017, Corinthians was ranked first in the ranking of Brazilian soccer clubs according to number of social media followers.