Stokes appears ready to enter the free agent market after agreeing a deal with Rovers to mutually end his contract.
Hibernian have been waiting to sign Stokes for over a week now, but the move was stalled due to Rovers and Stokes representative trying to reach an agreement.
But due to the delay other teams have found out about Stokes and are ready to strike. Aberdeen are one of those teams, with them now looking favourite to sign him. Now the news is official, other teams could enter the race.
It’s always a shame when players don’t get a really chance, we have saw it with Goodwille. I think Stokes could have had some success at Rovers, but with all the issues he had to deal with, it understandable he struggled to hit form. Although some of that trouble was deserves