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 492 1248
39.4%
Daily Record 276 850
32.5%
Sky Sports 211 651
32.4%
Daily Telegraph 631 1987
31.8%
The Times 541 1795
30.1%
The Herald 24 83
28.9%
The Scotsman 10 35
28.6%
The Independent 310 1114
27.8%
LEquipe 95 388
24.5%
Goal 115 470
24.5%

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 2.11
News Of The World 2.03
The Sun 1.63
Daily Mail 1.38
The People 1.36
Daily Star 0.86
The Express 0.72
Daily Telegraph 0.34
The Times 0.31
Talk Sport 0.26

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 (40K votes)

Metro

3.3 (49K votes)

Caught Offside

3.3 (18K votes)

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