The news was spread by several fans on social media, also sharing a photo to confirm his presence in an official way. Roger Federer has arrived at Wimbledon, now his second home after winning 8 Grand Slam titles on London grass.
The Swiss arrived in the United Kingdom to celebrate 100 years of the central court. A participation of absolute depth for the great event on an important day also for the scheduled races. Many fans who have noticed how the 40-year-old native of Basel was wandering the streets of London.
Roger said: "I hope to be able to return to Center Court another time. I miss being here. I have had the opportunity to play many games on this field. I missed being here." Through its Twitter account, Wimbledon greeted the champion of 20 Slame titles and released a video relating to the history of the center.
Narrated by @rogerfederer, this is Greatness Never Stops, the latest instalment of our In Pursuit of Greatness series.
A tale of patience, progression and the desire required to strive for excellence time and time again.@ROLEX pic.twitter.com/PJWd86n0w3 — Wimbledon (@Wimbledon) July 3, 2022