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 312 863
36.2%
Daily Record 203 593
34.2%
Gazzetta 18 53
34.0%
Daily Telegraph 338 1115
30.3%
The Independent 227 779
29.1%
The Times 421 1447
29.1%
Sky Sports 52 179
29.1%
The Herald 23 83
27.7%
The Scotsman 9 33
27.3%
Goal 35 142
24.6%

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 3.49
Daily Mirror 2.67
The People 2.15
Daily Mail 1.66
The Sun 1.63
Daily Star 1.03
The Express 0.81
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)

The Independent

3.5 (17K votes)

Fanatix

3.5 (633 votes)

Sky Sports

3.5 (3K votes)

Daily Mail

3.4 (151K votes)

Gazzetta

3.4 (1K votes)

Daily Mirror

3.4 (208K votes)

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