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
Marca 28 133
21.1%
Gazzetta 19 93
20.4%
LEquipe 22 111
19.8%
Bild 32 174
18.4%
Tuttosport 18 153
11.8%

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 (26K votes)

Daily Telegraph

3.5 (35K votes)

Fanatix

3.5 (633 votes)

Sky Sports

3.4 (4K votes)

The Independent

3.4 (18K votes)

Inside Futbol

3.4 (6K votes)

Daily Mail

3.4 (155K votes)

Goal

3.4 (5K votes)

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