Here football transfer league shows you the stats behind all those rumours produced by all the different rumour sources. Currently showing 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 15 37
40.5%
The Guardian 275 772
35.6%
Daily Record 199 580
34.3%
The Independent 214 739
29.0%
Daily Telegraph 261 920
28.4%
The Scotsman 9 32
28.1%
The Times 376 1346
27.9%
The Herald 23 83
27.7%
Sky Sports 37 152
24.3%
Goal 29 126
23.0%

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
News Of The World 3.80
Daily Mirror 2.73
The People 2.26
Daily Mail 1.70
The Sun 1.66
Daily Star 0.99
The Express 0.77
The Times 0.43
Talk Sport 0.38
Metro 0.37

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 (144K votes)

Daily Mirror

3.4 (195K votes)

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