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 366 1010
36.2%
Daily Record 214 648
33.0%
Sky Sports 80 259
30.9%
Daily Telegraph 408 1401
29.1%
The Times 444 1568
28.3%
The Herald 23 83
27.7%
The Scotsman 9 33
27.3%
The Independent 233 877
26.6%
Goal 45 193
23.3%
Daily Mail 1436 6233
23.0%

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 2.92
Daily Mirror 2.51
The People 1.91
The Sun 1.62
Daily Mail 1.53
Daily Star 0.97
The Express 0.78
The Times 0.39
Talk Sport 0.35
Daily Telegraph 0.34

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 (28K votes)

Inside Futbol

3.4 (6K votes)

Daily Telegraph

3.4 (39K votes)

Daily Mail

3.4 (162K votes)

Sky Sports

3.4 (5K votes)

Footy Online

3.4 (2K votes)

The Times

3.4 (37K votes)

The Herald

3.4 (535 votes)

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