Here football transfer league shows you the statistics behind all those rumours that the rumour websites produce. Currently showing accuracy of the football rumours and average number or 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
Sky Sports 54 192
28.1%
Goal 39 154
25.3%
Fanatix 5 24
20.8%
Footy Online 10 73
13.7%
Inside Futbol 29 232
12.5%
Talk Sport 157 1353
11.6%
Footy Bunker 11 116
9.5%
Footy Latest 7 88
8.0%
Caught Offside 25 357
7.0%

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
Talk Sport 0.37
Caught Offside 0.10
Inside Futbol 0.06
Sky Sports 0.05
Goal 0.04
Footy Bunker 0.03
Footy Latest 0.02
Footy Online 0.02
Fanatix 0.01
Football365 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)

Fanatix

3.5 (633 votes)

Sky Sports

3.4 (4K votes)

Daily Telegraph

3.4 (36K votes)

The Independent

3.4 (18K votes)

Inside Futbol

3.4 (6K votes)

Daily Mail

3.4 (156K votes)

Goal

3.4 (5K votes)

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