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 37 148
25.0%
Goal 28 123
22.8%
Fanatix 5 24
20.8%
Footy Online 10 73
13.7%
Talk Sport 135 1194
11.3%
Inside Futbol 25 225
11.1%
Footy Latest 7 87
8.0%
Footy Bunker 9 116
7.8%
Caught Offside 21 356
5.9%

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 0.39
Caught Offside 0.12
Inside Futbol 0.07
Sky Sports 0.05
Goal 0.04
Footy Bunker 0.04
Footy Latest 0.03
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)

Gazzetta

3.5 (984 votes)

The Guardian

3.5 (23K votes)

Daily Telegraph

3.5 (30K votes)

Goal

3.5 (4K votes)

Fanatix

3.5 (633 votes)

The Independent

3.4 (16K votes)

Daily Mail

3.4 (143K votes)

Inside Futbol

3.4 (6K votes)

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