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 437 1117
39.1%
Daily Record 247 754
32.8%
Daily Telegraph 534 1660
32.2%
Sky Sports 138 436
31.7%
The Times 505 1680
30.1%
The Scotsman 10 34
29.4%
The Herald 23 83
27.7%
The Independent 280 1029
27.2%
LEquipe 74 289
25.6%
Goal 70 278
25.2%

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 2.45
Daily Mirror 2.38
The Sun 1.68
The People 1.64
Daily Mail 1.45
Daily Star 0.93
The Express 0.74
The Times 0.35
Daily Telegraph 0.34
Talk Sport 0.30

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)

The Herald

3.4 (535 votes)

Daily Telegraph

3.4 (43K votes)

Daily Mail

3.4 (171K 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.