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 409 1076
38.0%
Daily Record 229 693
33.0%
Daily Telegraph 488 1563
31.2%
The Scotsman 10 33
30.3%
Sky Sports 103 345
29.9%
The Times 481 1625
29.6%
The Independent 265 952
27.8%
The Herald 23 83
27.7%
Daily Mail 1579 6585
24.0%
Goal 53 226
23.5%

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 2.67
Daily Mirror 2.46
The People 1.78
The Sun 1.64
Daily Mail 1.48
Daily Star 0.95
The Express 0.75
The Times 0.36
Daily Telegraph 0.35
Talk Sport 0.33

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 (29K votes)

Inside Futbol

3.4 (6K votes)

Daily Telegraph

3.4 (42K votes)

Daily Mail

3.4 (166K votes)

Footy Online

3.4 (2K votes)

The Herald

3.4 (535 votes)

The Times

3.4 (38K votes)

Footy Latest

3.4 (3K votes)

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