Gold & Sullivan complete West Ham takeover

LONDON - David Gold and David Sullivan, the former owners of Birmingham City, have completed the takeover of Premier League club West Ham United, the owner of the club's holding company said on Tuesday.

Straumur said it had sold CB Holding's 50 percent stake in the club and that Sullivan and Gold would take immediate operational and commercial control.

A spokesman for Straumur told Reuters the deal valued West Ham at 105 million pounds.