"We are aware that there is intense public and media interest on the club at the moment, but there are no developments of note to report today. "I can confirm a number of meetings have taken place today, including with the player's representative. The outcome of those meetings will become clear in the near future. In the meantime, fans are asked to be patient."United release statement following meetings that started at 10am Manchester time between Sir Alex and David Gill and apparently progressed to involve Wayne Rooney's agent.