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 392 1038
37.8%
Daily Record 222 665
33.4%
Sky Sports 92 280
32.9%
Daily Telegraph 453 1466
30.9%
The Scotsman 10 33
30.3%
The Times 460 1598
28.8%
The Herald 23 83
27.7%
The Independent 252 913
27.6%
Goal 49 197
24.9%
Daily Mail 1511 6397
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 2.80
Daily Mirror 2.48
The People 1.85
The Sun 1.62
Daily Mail 1.51
Daily Star 0.96
The Express 0.77
The Times 0.38
Daily Telegraph 0.35
Talk Sport 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)

Sky Sports

3.4 (5K votes)

Daily Telegraph

3.4 (40K votes)

Daily Mail

3.4 (164K votes)

Footy Online

3.4 (2K votes)

The Herald

3.4 (535 votes)

The Times

3.4 (38K votes)

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