Hibs to sign O´Brien

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Newcastle winger Alan O´Brien has agreed personal terms for a move to Hibernian, and the Irish international will join on July 1 after his United contract expires.

Hibs and Newcastle have yet to agree a compensation fee for the 22-year-old player, who made nine first-team appearances in six seasons on Tyneside and also spent a month on loan at Carlisle.

The Dubliner made his international debut against Holland in in August 2006 and has won a total of five caps.

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