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 416 1086
38.3%
Daily Record 238 709
33.6%
Daily Telegraph 501 1579
31.7%
Sky Sports 117 373
31.4%
The Times 487 1637
29.7%
The Scotsman 10 34
29.4%
The Herald 23 83
27.7%
The Independent 266 965
27.6%
Goal 57 234
24.4%
Daily Mail 1610 6648
24.2%

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 2.63
Daily Mirror 2.44
The People 1.75
The Sun 1.64
Daily Mail 1.47
Daily Star 0.94
The Express 0.75
The Times 0.36
Daily Telegraph 0.35
Talk Sport 0.32

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)

Daily Telegraph

3.4 (42K votes)

Footy Online

3.4 (2K votes)

Daily Mail

3.4 (167K votes)

The Herald

3.4 (535 votes)

The Times

3.4 (38K votes)

Footy Latest

3.4 (3K votes)

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