Bournemouth have signed former Norway and Southampton utility man Jo Tessem - subject to international clearance.
Tessem has recently been playing for Lyn Oslo in his native Norway
The 35-year-old has returned to the UK after a spell playing for Lyn Oslo in his homeland and has agreed a deal running until the end of the season.
Defender Ryan Garry, 24, has also signed a contract extension keeping him at the club for the rest of the season.
He had made seven appearances for the Cherries after joining from Arsenal but suffered a broken shin in September.
Tessem made 110 Premier League appearances in a six-year spell at Saints, before leaving in 2005.