Here football transfer league shows you the stats behind all those rumours that the european papers produce. Currently showing European paper accuracy and average rumours produced (per day). Any interesting statistics that you think we are missing, please drop us a line.

Rumour Accuracy

Source Correct Total Num Accuracy
Gazzetta 15 37
40.5%
LEquipe 17 84
20.2%
Marca 16 90
17.8%
Bild 16 128
12.5%
Tuttosport 14 116
12.1%

Info: Figures are based on all rumours we have that have been resolved (player has transfered or signed a new contract). FTL rumour data goes back to the start of summer 2006 transfer window.

Rumours Per Day

Rumour Source Num Rumours
Bild 0.04
Tuttosport 0.04
Marca 0.03
LEquipe 0.03
Gazzetta 0.01
El Mundo 0.00

Info: On average how many rumours do each rumour source produce a day. Again using all rumours from the start of summer 2006 transfer window.

User Rating

Rumour Source User Rating
El Mundo

4.0 (8 votes)

Footy Bunker

3.8 (4K votes)

Gazzetta

3.5 (984 votes)

The Guardian

3.5 (23K votes)

Daily Telegraph

3.5 (30K votes)

Goal

3.5 (4K votes)

Fanatix

3.5 (633 votes)

The Independent

3.4 (16K votes)

Daily Mail

3.4 (144K votes)

Daily Mirror

3.4 (195K votes)

Info: This is the average of the user rating for rumours produced by the football rumour source.