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 13 33
39.4%
LEquipe 13 74
17.6%
Marca 13 83
15.7%
Bild 16 104
15.4%
Tuttosport 12 108
11.1%

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
Tuttosport 0.04
Bild 0.03
Marca 0.03
LEquipe 0.02
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 (856 votes)

The Guardian

3.5 (22K votes)

Daily Telegraph

3.5 (29K votes)

Goal

3.5 (4K votes)

LEquipe

3.5 (2K votes)

Fanatix

3.5 (633 votes)

Daily Mail

3.4 (141K votes)

The Independent

3.4 (16K votes)

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