Barnsley goalkeeper Andy Marriott has signed a deal with Birmingham City until the end of the season.
Marriott began his career at Arsenal
The Premiership club has been looking for an experienced keeper since number one choice Nico Vaesen suffered a serious knee ligament injury in the derby against Aston Villa.
The former Wales international, who joins for a nominal fee, will provide cover for the long-serving stopper Ian Bennett
Marriott, 32, began his career as an Arsenal trainee before permanent transfers to Nottingham Forest, Wrexham and Sunderland.
He spent a spell on loan at Oakwell before making the switch from the Stadium of Light permanent in May 2001.