Former Reading striker to handed Hibs chance

According to press reports in today's tabloids, Hibs boss Colin Calderwood is to hand former Reading forward Gunner Heider Thorvaldsson a trial with the club.

The 28-year-old Icelandic international is currently with Danish club Esbjerg FB, and it's thought only a nominal fee would be needed to secure his signature.

Calderwood is currently attempting to bolster his squad as they look to pull themseles away from the bottom of the SPL.

Thorvaldsson has previously also played for Hannover 96, and Halmstads BK amongst others.