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 485 1224
39.6%
Sky Sports 206 612
33.7%
Daily Record 273 833
32.8%
Daily Telegraph 624 1909
32.7%
The Times 538 1760
30.6%
The Herald 24 83
28.9%
The Scotsman 10 35
28.6%
The Independent 308 1108
27.8%
Goal 114 418
27.3%
LEquipe 94 372
25.3%

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
Daily Mirror 2.15
News Of The World 2.10
The Sun 1.63
The People 1.40
Daily Mail 1.39
Daily Star 0.88
The Express 0.73
Daily Telegraph 0.34
The Times 0.31
Talk Sport 0.27

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 (30K votes)

Inside Futbol

3.4 (6K votes)

Footy Online

3.4 (2K votes)

The Herald

3.4 (535 votes)

Footy Latest

3.4 (3K votes)

The Times

3.3 (39K votes)

Daily Telegraph

3.3 (45K votes)

Metro

3.3 (49K votes)

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