French midfielder Mamadou Fofana has signed a short-term deal with Lincoln.
Fofana, 24, who has impressed while on trial, can also operate in the centre of defence.
He played for CS Sedan, Olympique Noisy-le-Sec and La Vitréenne FC in France before joining Swedish outfit Syrianska FC.
He will be available for selection once international clearance has been granted with his contract running until January 2, 2013.
He has been handed the number 37 squad shirt following today's departure of Mark McCammon.