Brentford have won the race to sign experienced former Sheffield United striker Neil Shipperley.
Shipperley saw a move to Hull fall through in November 2006
The 32-year-old has agreed a four-month contract at Griffin Park after being released by the Premiership club earlier this month.
Brentford becomes the ninth club of Shipperley's career, in which has has scored 139 league and cup goals.
Gillingham were among those who were also interested in the former Chelsea, Crystal Palace and Wimbledon striker.