Roger Federer makes his tearful tennis goodbye

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BY: MEENA

The legendary tennis player broke down in tears as his illustrious career came to an end on Friday

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“It’s been a perfect journey,” Federer told the London crowd, which cheered him on throughout the match. “I would do it all over again.

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Federer and Nadal, representing Team Europe

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fell to Team World’s Jack Sock and Frances Tiafoe, 4-6, 7-6 (2), 11-9, marking the end of Federer’s run.

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“I’ve done OK so far I feel — I’m at least able to talk,” he said. “In my vision I was never able to talk, so I’m doing way better.

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The 20-time Grand Slam champion praised his family, who were all sat in the first row at the baseline

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“Everybody’s here tonight from my family, so it’s great. I’ve had so much fun over the last 13 years [of marriage].

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My wife’s been so supportive. She could have stopped me a long, long time ago, but she didn’t

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Thank you. And just everybody, too many people to thank. It’s just been incredible

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