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 444 1146
38.7%
Daily Record 254 784
32.4%
Daily Telegraph 548 1742
31.5%
Sky Sports 153 506
30.2%
The Times 508 1697
29.9%
The Scotsman 10 34
29.4%
The Herald 23 83
27.7%
The Independent 283 1063
26.6%
Daily Mail 1756 7313
24.0%
LEquipe 78 331
23.6%

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 2.30
Daily Mirror 2.28
The Sun 1.66
The People 1.53
Daily Mail 1.41
Daily Star 0.91
The Express 0.75
Daily Telegraph 0.34
The Times 0.33
Talk Sport 0.29

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

3.4 (29K votes)

Inside Futbol

3.4 (6K votes)

Footy Online

3.4 (2K votes)

The Herald

3.4 (535 votes)

Daily Telegraph

3.4 (43K votes)

Footy Latest

3.4 (3K votes)

The Times

3.3 (39K votes)

Daily Mail

3.3 (173K votes)

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