O'Connor set for Russia return
Tom Tomsk eye former Hibs striker on free transfer
By Pete O'Rourke - Follow me: @skysportspeteo. Last Updated: July 2, 2012 1:29pm
Garry O'Connor: Linked with a move back to Russia after leaving Hibernian
Sky Sports understands former Hibernian forward Garry O'Connor is set for a move back to Russia.
Russian Premier League side Tom Tomsk are thought to be in advanced talks with O'Connor about a move.
O'Connor enjoyed a one-year spell with Lokomotiv Moscow in 2006 before moving to Birmingham in the summer of 2007.
O'Connor is available on a free transfer after seeing out his contract at Easter Road and he is thought to be open to a move back to Russia.
The 29-year-old enjoyed a successful season with Hibs last term, scoring 16 goals for the Edinburgh outfit.
A number of clubs are thought to have expressed an interest in signing O'Connor, but Tom Tomsk are ready to land the Scotland international.