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 18 63
LEquipe 22 97
Marca 27 125
Bild 32 156
Tuttosport 18 135

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 0.04
LEquipe 0.03
Gazzetta 0.02
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 (25K votes)

Daily Telegraph

3.5 (34K votes)


3.5 (633 votes)

Sky Sports

3.4 (3K votes)

The Independent

3.4 (18K votes)

Daily Mail

3.4 (152K votes)

Inside Futbol

3.4 (6K votes)

Daily Mirror

3.4 (209K votes)

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