Gossip plays a big part in the world of football today, indeed where would we be without the transfer rumours that fill up the empty space in the summer vacated by the actual games themselves? The papers comply fully with people’s desires to hear shocking stories about their clubs and which potential superstars they’ve been linked with this week.

Unfortunately, the Internet has ensured the business of transfer rumours has been taken to a whole new level, with numerous sites dedicated specifically to the subject. This means that all sorts of stories can be broken to the world, and many of them without a shred of truth behind them. Fans now have to decipher between the accurate rumours, the unlikely rumours and the ‘not a chance in hell that’s happening’ rumours. This summer has been no different and therefore we bring you ten of the worst transfer rumours to hit the press this transfer window.

Click on Hulk to see this summer’s dodgiest deals


Related Articles:

Tottenham and Newcastle... who else features in these TOP 10 FA Cup moments?
Manchester United superstar considering his future
Fulham and West Brom proving hiring and firing doesn't work?
Chelsea to recall loan ace
Former midfielder reckons Wenger will stay at Arsenal