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
The Guardian 302 848
35.6%
Daily Record 200 589
34.0%
Gazzetta 17 51
33.3%
Daily Telegraph 317 1079
29.4%
The Independent 225 773
29.1%
The Times 410 1429
28.7%
The Herald 23 83
27.7%
The Scotsman 9 33
27.3%
Sky Sports 45 170
26.5%
Goal 33 142
23.2%

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 3.52
Daily Mirror 2.68
The People 2.16
Daily Mail 1.66
The Sun 1.63
Daily Star 1.02
The Express 0.80
The Times 0.42
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)

The Guardian

3.5 (25K votes)

Daily Telegraph

3.5 (34K votes)

Fanatix

3.5 (633 votes)

The Independent

3.5 (17K votes)

Daily Mail

3.4 (151K votes)

Gazzetta

3.4 (1K votes)

Sky Sports

3.4 (3K votes)

Daily Mirror

3.4 (207K votes)

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