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 430 1116
38.5%
Daily Record 245 750
32.7%
Daily Telegraph 522 1646
31.7%
Sky Sports 128 429
29.8%
The Times 497 1669
29.8%
The Scotsman 10 34
29.4%
The Herald 23 83
27.7%
The Independent 277 1018
27.2%
Goal 66 272
24.3%
Marca 74 307
24.1%

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 2.47
Daily Mirror 2.39
The Sun 1.68
The People 1.65
Daily Mail 1.45
Daily Star 0.93
The Express 0.74
The Times 0.35
Daily Telegraph 0.34
Talk Sport 0.31

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 (29K votes)

Inside Futbol

3.4 (6K votes)

Footy Online

3.4 (2K votes)

Daily Telegraph

3.4 (42K votes)

The Herald

3.4 (535 votes)

Daily Mail

3.4 (170K votes)

The Times

3.4 (39K votes)

Footy Latest

3.4 (3K votes)

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