Demy de Zeeuw: What your phone looks like with 8M followers on Instagram

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    • Footballer Demy de Zeeuw turns on notifications from his 8 million Instagram followers
    • The ex-Holland international player posts 40-second Facebook video of responses

    (CNN)If you've ever tried to get a response from your favorite sports star on social media and never heard back, this is probably why.

    In a video posted to his Facebook account, footballer Demy de Zeeuw -- who has played for the Dutch national team 27 times -- shows what happens when you have 8 million followers on Instagram and you turn on your notifications.
    De Zeeuw runs the popular Instagram account 433, although he has been without a football club since leaving Dutch First Division side NAC Breda in 2015.

    When you post epic content on instagram.com/433 8 million followers, this is how your pushnotification will look like.. ☕󾇗

    Posted by Demy de Zeeuw on Sunday, January 10, 2016
    The midfielder played for his country in the 2010 World Cup semifinal, where he is better remembered for receiving a boot to the mouth from Uruguay defender Martin Caceres.