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 459 1170
39.2%
Daily Record 258 803
32.1%
Daily Telegraph 577 1802
32.0%
Sky Sports 163 529
30.8%
The Times 517 1721
30.0%
The Scotsman 10 35
28.6%
The Herald 23 83
27.7%
The Independent 292 1086
26.9%
Daily Mail 1800 7414
24.3%
LEquipe 81 339
23.9%

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 2.26
Daily Mirror 2.26
The Sun 1.65
The People 1.51
Daily Mail 1.41
Daily Star 0.91
The Express 0.75
Daily Telegraph 0.34
The Times 0.33
Talk Sport 0.28

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)

Daily Telegraph

3.4 (44K votes)

Footy Latest

3.4 (3K votes)

The Times

3.3 (39K votes)

Metro

3.3 (48K votes)

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