Julio Cesar may be rested as a precaution in Inter’s Serie A game against Bologna on Friday night.
The Brazilian international picked up an elbow problem in training on Wednesday and he may not be risked at San Siro tomorrow.
The Nerazzurri face a potentially problematic Champions League game against Marseille in the last 16 next week.
If the 32-year-old is placed on the sidelines for the next round of domestic action, he will be replaced by Luca Castellazzi.
The latter, 36, has made three Serie A appearances so far this season, as well as featuring in two Champions League ties.