Roma could be without Federico Balzaretti for as long as a month after he left the Italy training camp with a thigh injury.
The left-back picked up the problem during the 3-1 win at Inter on Sunday evening and had to abandon the Azzurri squad ahead of World Cup qualifiers against Bulgaria and Malta.
Tests showed a thigh strain ranging between first and second degree in severity, which could keep Balzaretti out for up to a month.
It leaves the Giallorossi short-staffed for the left side of defence, as Dodò is also still recovering from injury.
Think you know your Italian football? Share your knowledge, tips and comments to win cash prizes in OLBG's World Cup tipster competition - £10,000 to be won!