Anthony Stokes has signed a new four year contract with Iranian side Tractor Sazi.
The former Celtic striker moved to Iran in August with most cynics reckoning that his stay would be measured in terms of weeks rather than months.
Stokes left Hibs under a cloud in January and moved to Iran after a short goal-less spell in Greek football with Appolon Symrnis.
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Undaunted he opted to head for Iran where his career has thrived under the guidance of John Toshack.
Eight goal in eight matches including four in the one game against Esteghlal Khuzestan has earned him the respect of his team-mates and opponents.