Inter midfielder Alvaro Pereira has admitted that Rodrigo Palacio's injury is 'bad news' for the club.
The Argentine forward pulled out of yesterday's training session, with some reports have suggesting that he could be out for up to a month with a muscle strain.
And the Uruguay international has conceded that European qualification is becoming increasingly difficult.
“It is bad news for us,” he told Sportmediaset. “Things are going to get ever more difficult for us.
“But we have to try and take things game-by-game.”