No surgery for Manninger
By Patrick Goss
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Alex Manninger will not undergo surgery on his dislocated shoulder.Alex Manninger will not undergo surgery on his dislocated shoulder.
The Siena keeper suffered the injury in Austria's draw with Northern Ireland.
However, the former Arsenal man had extensive scans on Friday and has been told that surgery is not necessary.
Manninger will be forced to wear a sling for three weeks before returning to light training.
Early indications suggest that Manninger could return in eight weeks, if he does not suffer an adverse reaction.