By Chris Wright
After keeping the press waiting all day, Manchester United released a damp squib of a statement at 7pm last night, announcing that the ongoing talks between the club’s hierarchy and outbound striker Wayne Rooney were adjourning for the night with ‘no significant developments’.
United’s released the following update via their official website:
“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.
I can confirm a number of meetings have taken place, including with the player’s representative.