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 45
33.3%
LEquipe 17 86
19.8%
Marca 19 100
19.0%
Bild 23 145
15.9%
Tuttosport 14 121
11.6%

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)

The Guardian

3.5 (24K votes)

Gazzetta

3.5 (1K votes)

Daily Telegraph

3.5 (32K votes)

Fanatix

3.5 (633 votes)

The Independent

3.4 (17K votes)

Goal

3.4 (4K votes)

Daily Mail

3.4 (148K votes)

Daily Mirror

3.4 (203K votes)

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