By Daniel Matthews For The Daily Mail
Published: 22:05 BST, 29 September 2020 | Updated: 22:05 BST, 29 September 2020
West Ham co-owner David Gold has pocketed nearly £760,000 after selling the oldest-surviving FA Cup at auction on Tuesday.
Mystery surrounds the buyer, who chose to remain anonymous, amid fears the cup could now disappear abroad.
The trophy, presented to the winners of the competition between 1896 and 1910, was sold at Bonhams in London on Tuesday. It reportedly cost just £25 to make but was expected to fetch up to £900,000. After 'a lot of interest and some spirited