Centre-back Matias Silvestre could make a rare appearance for Inter against Cagliari on Sunday.
The Argentine joined the Nerazzurri in the summer from Palermo, but he has had his difficulties in convincing boss Andrea Stramaccioni of his ability.
The South American has only featured in seven League games this term, starting just four of those from the first minute.
Reports on Friday claim that the 28-year-old may be used in a back-four alongside Juan Jesus given the fitness doubts of Andrea Ranocchia and Cristian Chivu. Walter Samuel could be benched.