Still enjoying his break from tennis, Roger Federer was spotted this evening at Basel FC home game. Unfortunately, Federer’s attendance couldn’t lift his favored team as Chelsea beat Basel 2-1 at St. Jacob Park in the Europa League semifinals.
“Look who’s here tonight supporting his compatriots, Switzerland’s certainly best known sportsman living on the edge, Roger Federer, hoping for a home tie goal,” the TV announced joked when the 17-time Slam champion was located in the crowd.
Federer, who hasn’t hit a ball since losing to Rafael Nadal in at Indian Wells over a month, is scheduled back on the circuit in about 10 days in Madrid.
This week the 31-year-old Federer returned to No. 2 in the rankings passing Andy Murray.
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