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 257 730
35.2%
Daily Record 193 574
33.6%
Gazzetta 11 33
33.3%
The Independent 206 707
29.1%
The Scotsman 9 31
29.0%
The Herald 23 81
28.4%
The Times 358 1291
27.7%
Daily Telegraph 227 842
27.0%
LEquipe 11 44
25.0%
The Sun 947 4306
22.0%

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 4.09
Daily Mirror 2.82
The People 2.39
Daily Mail 1.73
The Sun 1.73
Daily Star 0.96
The Express 0.69
The Times 0.44
Talk Sport 0.38
Metro 0.36

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)

LEquipe

3.6 (885 votes)

Gazzetta

3.5 (856 votes)

The Guardian

3.5 (21K votes)

Daily Telegraph

3.5 (26K votes)

Goal

3.5 (4K votes)

Daily Mail

3.5 (132K votes)

Fanatix

3.5 (633 votes)

Daily Mirror

3.4 (182K votes)

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