Roger Federer assured that the party of the swiss national team against Spain in the quarterfinals of the Eurocup It will be “tough” for the Swiss team and it would be historic to get into the semifinals. The Basel tennis player was asked about the match against Spain after his victory in the first round of Wimbledon against Frenchman Adrian Mannarino, who had to retire due to injury.
“I think they fought very well. Especially with that situation where they were 1-0 up and missed a penalty. Everything changed very quickly and it would have been very easy for them to let go. I am very proud of the way they fought. This shows that in football in particular, when the whole team pushes and really believes they can do it, you can climb mountains. They did that against one of the favorites for the title, “explained the Swiss.
“Now I can only wish Switzerland the best. I hope they can do another match like this, take it to another level. That would be historic for us. To reach a semi-finals in a tournament like this. But Spain is obviously going to be difficult. It’s a great moment for Swiss football, “added Federer.