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ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Melbourne striker Archie Thompson won't need major operation

ESPN FC's Jason Dasey and Dez Corkill discuss Ange Postecoglou's 23-man squad announcement ahead of Australia's next AFC World Cup qualifier against Jordan on October 8th.

Melbourne Victory striker Archie Thompson is likely to return to A-League action before the end of the year after a scan on Friday revealed that he doesn't need a major knee operation.

Thompson was stretchered off during Tuesday night's FFA Cup quarterfinal win against Adelaide, raising fears that he may have suffered a career-threatening injury.

But instead of a more serious anterior cruciate ligament tear, Thompson has a damaged medial ligament, according to tests.

The Socceroo forward,...