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
LEquipe 26 120
21.7%
Marca 30 148
20.3%
Bild 38 188
20.2%
Gazzetta 20 114
17.5%
Tuttosport 20 157
12.7%

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 0.05
Tuttosport 0.04
Marca 0.04
LEquipe 0.03
Gazzetta 0.03
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 (27K votes)

Sky Sports

3.5 (4K votes)

Fanatix

3.5 (633 votes)

Daily Telegraph

3.4 (36K votes)

The Independent

3.4 (18K votes)

Inside Futbol

3.4 (6K votes)

Daily Mail

3.4 (157K votes)

Goal

3.4 (5K votes)

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