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 364 993
36.7%
Daily Record 212 632
33.5%
Sky Sports 80 244
32.8%
Daily Telegraph 405 1332
30.4%
The Times 444 1542
28.8%
The Independent 233 837
27.8%
The Herald 23 83
27.7%
The Scotsman 9 33
27.3%
Goal 45 183
24.6%
Daily Mail 1423 6124
23.2%

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 2.98
Daily Mirror 2.51
The People 1.95
The Sun 1.60
Daily Mail 1.54
Daily Star 0.97
The Express 0.78
The Times 0.39
Talk Sport 0.35
Daily Telegraph 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 (27K votes)

Fanatix

3.5 (633 votes)

Inside Futbol

3.4 (6K votes)

Daily Telegraph

3.4 (38K votes)

Daily Mail

3.4 (159K votes)

The Independent

3.4 (19K votes)

Sky Sports

3.4 (4K votes)

The Times

3.4 (37K votes)

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