Fulham FC have now officially confirmed the transfer of Mickael Tavares on a short term deal.
Speaking to the club's website, Tavares said: "I'm happy that I'm now officially a Fulham player and I'm looking forward to playing under Martin Jol once more.
"The players and staff have made me feel welcome and I can't wait to get started with my new teammates."
Manager Martin Jol was quick to highlight the player's qualities and is happy after plugging a significant gap in the squad.
"Mickael is a typical holding midfielder," said Jol. "
"I'm delighted that we've been able to strengthen this area. He played for me when I was at Hamburg so I'm familiar with his qualities and he will prove to be a very good addition."