It would confirm a return fight with Steve Collins, the man who took away his World Boxing Organisation super-middleweight title - and his unbeaten record.
Or Eubank can choose to tread the tightrope again and run the risk of another heavy fall which this time could prove fatal to his career.
The South American champion Godoy, a father of nine, has lost 10 and drawn five of his 44 contests and looks tailor-made for Eubank. Eubank has promised to be a "more ruthless and less chivalrous fighter."
He said: "The defeat has been good for me. It opened up my mind to a multitude of things. A lot of the good habits had started to drop. I broke basic rules. Now I have clarity again."Reuse content