Nottingham Forest forward Scott Dobie has rejoined Carlisle for a nominal fee on a two-and-a-half-year deal.
Dobie has returned to Carlisle
Dobie started his career at Carlisle and made over 150 appearances for the club before joining West Bromwich Albion in 2001.
The Scotland international then had a brief spell at Millwall before joining Forest in February 2005.
Under the terms of the agreement Dobie will not be eligible to play against Forest this season.