Here football transfer league shows you the statistics behind all those rumours that the rumour websites produce. Currently showing accuracy of the football rumours and average number or 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
Sky Sports 141 473
Goal 73 300
Fanatix 5 29
Footy Online 11 73
Talk Sport 202 1479
Inside Futbol 31 235
Footy Bunker 13 116
Footy Latest 8 88
Caught Offside 27 358

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
Talk Sport 0.30
Sky Sports 0.09
Caught Offside 0.07
Goal 0.06
Inside Futbol 0.05
Footy Bunker 0.02
Footy Latest 0.02
Footy Online 0.01
Fanatix 0.01
Calcio Mercato 0.01

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
Footy Bunker

3.8 (4K votes)

Inside Futbol

3.4 (6K votes)

Footy Online

3.4 (2K votes)

Footy Latest

3.4 (3K votes)

Caught Offside

3.3 (18K votes)

Sky Sports

3.3 (7K votes)

Talk Sport

3.3 (37K votes)


3.2 (7K votes)


3.2 (711 votes)

Calcio Mercato

3.0 (233 votes)

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