Guinea international defender Kamil Zayatte has joined Sheffield Wednesday on a two-year contract.
The Owls, who begin the Championship season at QPR on Saturday, overcame a late hitch to sign the 28-year-old former Hull man on a free transfer.
Zayatte has had spells with Konyaspor and Istanbul BB in Turkey since leaving the Tigers, for whom he made a total of 79 appearances, in January 2011.
and impressed enough to earn a deal.
The transfer is subject to clearance from Fifa.