Sky Sport Italia are suggesting that Italian giants Inter could be without Cristian Chivu for another month.
The Romanian was hoping to be available for the Week 4 game against Siena, but his comeback may have to be put back.
The defender, who renewed his contract at San Siro in the summer, is struggling with a problematic toe injury.
The report claims that the former Ajax and Roma man may not be risked until the Week 8 home encounter versus Catania.
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