The former first racket of the world, the German Boris Becker, spoke about his relationship to the Swiss Roger Federer.
“Roger is the most popular athlete in the world, he is a lot of bypassing Messi, Ronaldo, LeBron and everyone else. His career lasts for many years, he took so many titles, everyone loves him. A big plus is language skills. With the British, Federer speaks English, with Germans – in German. There is also Italian, French and re-Romance. He finds something in common with everyone, that’s why he is popular, “Tennis World quotes Becker.