Manchester United fans reacted on social media after Sir Alex Ferguson and Ed Woodward were seen having an animated conversation during the club’s 3-3 draw with Sheffield United.
Ferguson and the club’s former chief executive, David Gill, joined Woodward in the stands at Bramall Lane and were seen in discussion throughout the encounter.
They all cut sober figures after United fell 2-0 behind following goals from John Fleck and Lyn Mousset but their mood shifted somewhat as the visitors launched a comeback.
United scored there goals in eight minutes through Brandon Williams, Marcus Rashford and Mason Greenwood and put smiles on the faces of the trio watching on in the stands.
At one point, Ferguson and Woodward were seen leaning over to talk amid the noise at Bramall Lane, with United’s executive vice-chairman appearing to shout and gesticulate at the club’s former boss.
After seeing pictures of the exchange on TV, fans took to Twitter to speculate as to the nature of the conversation.