Southampton have confirmed they have received international clearance for new signing Guilherme do Prado.
The Brazilian midfielder has moved to the League One club on a five-month loan deal from Italian side Cesena with the option to make the move permanent in January.
The 28-year-old could now be handed his debut against Bristol Rovers on Saturday.
The Saints were handed another boost on Friday when midfielder Harlee Dean joined the development squad after agreeing a two-year contract.
The 19-year-old arrives from Dagenham & Redbridge following a pre-season trial period with the Saints.