Roger Federer misses the tournament due to a knee injury

Roger Federer confirmed this thursday a right knee injury that will force you to be in the dry dock until after Roland Garros. The Swiss confirmed the news in a statement on social networks in which he gave all the details of the accident.

«My right knee it has been bothering me for a while now, ”he began explaining. «I was confident that it would happen to me, but after an exploration and discussing it with my team, I decided to have an arthroscopic surgery in Switzerland yesterday, ”explained the Swiss, who thus confirmed his passage through the operating room. Federer also received the support of the professionals of the sector: «The doctors confirmed to me what was to be done and they are very confident in a full recovery«.

The winner of 20 ‘Grandes’ also confirmed the tournaments that will be lost: “Unfortunately I will get lost Dubai, Indian Wells, Bogotá, Miami and Roland Garros«.

He ended by thanking the support he received and also put a date on his return: «I can't wait to play again soon, See you in the grass!«, Aiming at the tour on this surface as an objective to return. Roger Federer He hopes to be ready to achieve his ninth title at Wimbledon.