Footballers celebrate Christmas in grand style

It is the season to be merry – and football players all over the world have taken the opportunity to wish fans best wishes for Christmas.

So far we’ve had a lot of families, a few selfies, some Santa outfits, dogs and one brilliant turkey hat.

So, here we’ve rounded up some of the best social media posts from footballers as they wish you a very Merry Christmas.

Merry xmas everyone! ?? @daniellasemaan @francescfabregas1 @carlotafabregas @_ivan_ortega_

A photo posted by Cesc Fàbregas (@cescf4bregas) on

Happy Christmas fans love you❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

A photo posted by Cristiano Ronaldo (@cristiano) on

I hope everyone's having an amazing time! I wish you all a blessed and merry Christmas ??

A photo posted by David Alaba (@da_27) on

Merry Christmas ??

A video posted by @baraskrtel on

Con Ben!! #navidad #christmas

A photo posted by Sergio Leonel Agüero (@aguerosergiokun16) on

Merry Christmas to all my followers have a great day tomorrow .. ?? thank you for your incredible support ?

A photo posted by Steven Gerrard (@stevengerrard) on

#feliznatal #merrychristmas ❤️???

A photo posted by Willian Borges Da Silva (@willianborges88) on

I wish you joy, love and happiness… Merry Christmas!!!?

A photo posted by Andrea Pirlo Official (@andreapirlo21) on

Feliz Natal, eu e meu PAPAI Noel !! ?? ?

A photo posted by Nj ?? (@neymarjr) on

Merry Christmas everyone! @baraskrtel #mattoblato #m37s #ynwa #liverpoolfc #slovakia

A photo posted by Martin Skrtel official (@martin37skrtel) on

Merry Christmas everyone!! ???❤️

A photo posted by Cristiano Ronaldo (@cristiano) on