VIDEO: Finkler's recovery

Melbourne Victory midfielder Gui Finkler has moved a step closer to full fitness.

Melbourne Victory midfielder Gui Finkler has moved a step closer to full fitness.

Finkler's latest visit to his knee surgeon showed his knee was stable and things were looking good for the Brazilian.

Press play on the video above to hear from Finkler and go behind-the-scenes at his latest check-up.

"The doctor checked it again and all went well and hopefully I'll be back in full training as soon as I feel confident," Finkler said.

"I'm pretty happy, he said it's all good with the knee, it's stable, so if he's happy, I'm happy."

And the 27-year-old said the support from fans was providing him with plenty of inspiration to return.

"(The messages) have really helped me to keep pushing myself - I've still got some work to do, but I'll keep pushing," he said.