Laver Cup 2022 Roger’s Farewell (footage starting from Fedal matchpoint 9-8 until Roger exits arena)

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  • Fed1999
    Fed1999 Hace 4 meses +211

    Truly heartwarming how Rafa clearly was as emotional as Roger but didn't want to take any inch of the spotlight from him. He cried in the background and tried to stay as far away from the cameras, he even moved his tennis bag to the team bench so Roger could sit on the player's bench by himself and soak up the atmosphere one last time. He accompanied Roger throughout the most difficult day of his life, from his last practice, his last presser, his last preparation, his last walk on and off court, wordlessly sharing the burden but never stood in his way. He's truly an incredible example of sportsmanship, loyalty, and friendship!

    • Dorothy Smith
      Dorothy Smith Hace un mes +1

      @Fed1999 Truly a wonderful sportsman. I love 💕 that guy with all my heart. I adore him and admire the comeraderie between both of them 😂. May they forever be great friends and their kids too. God bless them all.

    • Jennifer Adam
      Jennifer Adam Hace 3 meses +2

      Couldn't have said it better!

    • MT EI
      MT EI Hace 3 meses +2

    • Louise E.
      Louise E. Hace 3 meses +3

      @Fed1999 well said, just my thinking. Thank you 💞🙏🏼

    • yourlarkivist
      yourlarkivist Hace 3 meses +7

      I noticed all those things about Rafa as well. That's the definition of a true friend.

  • ATuesday
    ATuesday Hace 4 meses +72

    Thank you for this footage. It really can't be overstated how special this whole night was and just how special the friendship is between these two warriors. Even those of us who have always been 'Fedal' fans were taken aback at the depth of emotion on display. And then when you add that Rafa's family came to send off Roger also, and Roger's family equally caring for Rafa and I daresay this is a lifetime bond between them all. Truly beautiful to see.

    • howdyday
      howdyday Hace 4 meses +5

      Yes. Most people there didn't realize how deep their relationship are until they witnessed it themselves.
      I particularly didn't expect to see Rafa bawling like that.

  • evvowebb
    evvowebb Hace 4 meses +73

    How precious it is to watch Robert Federer asking his son "where's Rafa?" 35:23-35:25 and proceed to hug him 😭😭

    • evvowebb
      evvowebb Hace 3 meses +4

      @Cineastik 82 Rafa and Roger are basically the other half of each other's life (tennis wise). Rafa never experience tennis professionally without Roger in the scene. Roger will never be one of the greats without initial challenge by Rafa. They (including each other's family and team) are so used to see each other around it will be very hard for Rafa not to see Roger ever again playing in the circuit with him. That's why probably he also looked really emotional because it really hit him hard that day. Roger's family know how important Rafa is to Roger thus they grow really close over the years

    • Cineastik 82
      Cineastik 82 Hace 3 meses +9

      Also, how intense Mirka hugs him as well at 27:38. It really shows that although Rafa is Roger‘s biggest rival, basically the one who is responsible for Federer not having multiple calendar grand slams and way more than one FO title, he is loved by every member of the Federer family, and that for a very good reason! Great to see this footage and surprisingly it hasn‘t been shown by other media so far afaik…

  • maria h e
    maria h e Hace 3 meses +13

    The hug of Roger's wife to Rafa...very emotional and sincere

    • Mahima Chandrasekharan
      Mahima Chandrasekharan Hace 3 meses

      She also felt up all his muscles on his back n shoulders, which any woman would, given a chance. Sincere? yes but may also have liked the muscles part :p

  • TravelManya
    TravelManya Hace 3 meses +12

    This footage is GOLD!!! Please Save it preciously! Cause you show the other side of the profesional cameras, ie the real emotion behind the scene.

  • Musha
    Musha Hace 2 meses +8

    Glad I was here to witness this in real life. Although he didn’t win, I’ll never forget this day. Thank you, Roger.

    • Dorothy Smith
      Dorothy Smith Hace un mes

      @ Musha I really wanted them to win. I cried when the tournament was over. I so really wanted that last win with the 4of them together. Roger, Andy, Nole and Rafa. Would have been great but that's like. Lol.

  • Sung KaSin
    Sung KaSin Hace 4 meses +24

    Thanks for capturing this precious moment!

  • Kev Masih
    Kev Masih Hace 3 meses +7

    Thank you so much for posting and giving us a courtside view to one of the most emotional moments in tennis history for fans and non-fans. Rogers ability to connect with fans, press and his fellow players/rivals is unmatched and seeing the players (Tsitsipas, Novak, Nadal of course and commentators on TV) getting emotional was incredible. Rafa, you are the most ferocious of competitors with a massive heart and the Fedal rivalry/friendhip is one for the ages and something I have never see in sport. Thank you Roger and Rafa. Thank you Susie for posting!

  • teo jun jie
    teo jun jie Hace 3 meses +4

    I really love seeing the raw emotions of all the players, especially those who didn't really have a good rep before. Anyone who cries like this is not a bad person, just have moments of frustration and don't know to deal with it. I will be rooting for them from now on.

  • Victoria Chubb
    Victoria Chubb Hace 29 días +1

    Thank you sooooo much for filming this! It was the last thing I wanted to do in the year 2022....hours before midnight on 31st Dec...watch Federer retirement match. THANK YOU from the bottom of my heart!

  • Marc Ingman
    Marc Ingman Hace 2 meses +4

    Completely blown away by the emotion Rafa showed as well !! He is equally a hero and always will be as well !! I hope he invites Roger to his farewell as well !!!

  • Loretta Chan-Sam
    Loretta Chan-Sam Hace 4 meses +5

    They're such a shining example of humanity. They will leave a void in our lives like no other. Thank you Rafa and Roger for all the excitement,pleasure and thrills you gave us over the years.You will never be forgotten for the great talent and tennis genius that the two of you gave us and for your beautiful bond in an extremely competitive sport..
    Our love for you will always remain .. Thank you so much for such lovely memories

  • Elena Lorenzon
    Elena Lorenzon Hace 4 meses +17

    Thank you so much for sharing from this angle. Really thank you!

  • mantaishere
    mantaishere Hace 4 meses +10

    Thank you so much for this footage. Atmosphere must have been very intense. Such a gorgeous send off for the king.
    Edit: Wow, THAT moment really was fleeting, wasn't it. Very touching (no pun intended).

    • mantaishere
      mantaishere Hace 3 meses

      @anuja Chauhan Think you might be right -- looks like he gestures to him to sit down? And yes, Djoker showing some nice sensitivity there, plus rounding up the rest of the guys to do the throne celebration. Djoker and Rafa were very good to Fed on his last day.

    • anuja Chauhan
      anuja Chauhan Hace 3 meses +2

      Even Novak consoling Roger. but Roger quietly sort of thanking Rafa for being there was truly touching. I felt Roger told Rafa to sit next to him. Rafa was always in the background till then..

  • Marc Ingman
    Marc Ingman Hace 2 meses +2

    An icon, a sports hero, a superstar, humanity, humbleness on another level always !! How could you do this to us, Roger.....forever loved and the best ever, dont care about the most grand slams won !!! You are the very, very best of all !!

  • Louise E.
    Louise E. Hace 3 meses +5

    They walk together like they are glued to one another. Beautiful, they wrote history together, no tennisfan will ever forget!! Would love to see all their battles lined up to watch them for days!

  • alvar V
    alvar V Hace 4 meses +6

    This is gold! Huge inspiration ❤ Thanks a lot!

  • orchidpanda22
    orchidpanda22 Hace 3 meses +7

    Thank you for this footage. Tennis Channel decided to cut away from live footage and go to commentators in studio for some dumb reason -- as if those of us tuning in wanted to hear from Navratilova and Opelka in this moment instead of watching Roger and the rest. So I finally got to see what I missed from their coverage. I ate up every second -- thank you bunches!!!!!!

  • Lucía Miquel
    Lucía Miquel Hace 3 meses +3

    almost 3am and I'm in bed crying like I did that day. love fedal. want to know what's the mystery in sharing an R, an F and the same vocal (a or e) on each surname... it's divine. fedal in aeternum. love and friendship in aeternum.

  • Esmeralda Castillo
    Esmeralda Castillo Hace 4 meses +9

    Thank you very much for capturing these moments!

  • OS10
    OS10 Hace 4 meses +3

    What an amazing night it was!!! Thank you for the great quality video, unbelievable career and outstanding sportsmanship between him and Nadal, I will forever be grateful to have lived in Fedal’s era and literally watched all their head to head matches… thank you RF and RN for all the memories 😭😘 God bless this friendship! ❤

  • Caridad Díaz Martell
    Caridad Díaz Martell Hace un mes +1

    Felicidades a tus padres por tener un gran hijo de tan buen corazón bendiciones gracias

  • Rob Louw
    Rob Louw Hace 3 meses +2

    So awesome to watch and share - amazing how so many around the world were captured by his tennis career and the rivalries that carried on for decades building the next match into an even greater event - absolutely magical and so uplifting to witness - wow, we all certainly were BLESSED beyond measure by this one persons journey through his life.....

  • Caridad Díaz Martell
    Caridad Díaz Martell Hace un mes

    El deporte es de mucho esfuerzo y todos merecen mis respeto gracias bendiciones

  • becki4jb
    becki4jb Hace 4 meses +6

    You captured the heart of what they put out. Thank you

  • Aaron Lapkin
    Aaron Lapkin Hace 3 meses +3

    I have been looking for a video like this since the match. This man and his tennis have meant a lot to me. Thank you for posting this.

  • Tennis Tron
    Tennis Tron Hace 3 meses +2

    Thank you so much for filming and uploading this. Lucky to be there live to witness the retirement of the greatest athlete on the planet.

  • Letty Aranas
    Letty Aranas Hace 3 meses +3

    Amazing competitors and friends . A real frienship.between the 2 goats. So admirable and adorable sportsmen . Feel.sad like rafa for the retirement of roger. God bless them.

  • Mayank Garg
    Mayank Garg Hace 2 meses

    Wow! Thanks for this video. It's incredible. You never lost focus off Roger Federer. Amazing Raw footage, better than the professional one. You are a true fan! :)

  • ElevownV
    ElevownV Hace 4 meses +11

    Thank you for sharing it with us !

  • Candz G
    Candz G Hace 4 meses +3

    Just the perfect perspective I need 🤧🤧🤧 thanks for capturing them all and sharing ❤❤❤

  • Randi~W
    Randi~W Hace 4 meses +15

    Novak completely broke down when the kids came 💔

  • the roo
    the roo Hace 3 meses +9

    22:00 is the iconic moment Roger grabs Rafa's hand... love this

  • Ramifish poker
    Ramifish poker Hace 4 meses +2

    Thank you so much for sharing it with us!! Most beautiful and sad moment in any sports event I ever witnessed

  • Fedal Tennis TV
    Fedal Tennis TV Hace 4 meses +5

    Can't thank you enough 😭💝 Will always cherish these moments 🙌🥺

  • Sola174
    Sola174 Hace 3 meses

    Thank you so much for sharing this! There seems to be a lot more footage than was released, I hope we see it all one day :)

  • Jennifer Adam
    Jennifer Adam Hace 3 meses

    Thanks so much for posting this - loved seeing more context on how the whole hand-holding thing went down. It was awesome!

  • Melisa Benet
    Melisa Benet Hace 3 meses

    thank you so much for this! i was not able to watch this until now because i was too emotional ... this is just amazing! from the bottom of my heart really thank YOU!

  • Louise E.
    Louise E. Hace 3 meses +8

    So hard to say goodbye to someone you love and who gave you his all 💞🙏🏼

  • Hoang To Duc
    Hoang To Duc Hace 4 meses +2

    Thank you so much for this beautiful footage❤

  • fretstain
    fretstain Hace 3 meses

    Thank you for posting this - I had to run out while this was live and missed it. It was really nice to finally see it like this.

  • Sydney Girl
    Sydney Girl Hace 4 meses +3

    We miss Roger already! 😭

  • Jane Ray
    Jane Ray Hace 4 meses +1

    Thank you so much for sharing this. I was there that night but didn't see the end part. Wonderful!

  • mec1695
    mec1695 Hace 3 meses +2

    Thinking that I can never see Roger play again...I miss him already!😭

  • jerry Wald
    jerry Wald Hace 3 meses

    Absolutely the best emabassador of the game of tennis. Yes there will be other greats that are coming through the ranks but to have this much admiration from all of his tennis rivals and ppl who just PALING LOVE HIM LIKE I DO (still wear all your gear RF and have been using every one of your rackets as you changed through the years) and will until I can no longer play. I am 65 this last sept 25 and I keep going because of you. Still playing singles against 30-50 year olds and beat them regularily and playing more doubles now.
    You are the G.O.A.T. in my opinion not because of all the titles because they will always be surpassed at some point but because of WHO YOU ARE AS A PERSON...... you are the BEST
    Have a great retirement....you deserve to do some other things now as you have given us and the sport so much joy over the years.

  • Eveleen95
    Eveleen95 Hace 4 meses +1

    Omg Thank you for this video! It was just perfection 🥺🥺❤️❤️

  • Mennie Acuna
    Mennie Acuna Hace 4 meses +1

    sooo grateful for sharing this!meant sooo much!huge thanks😘😘😘

  • Keels
    Keels Hace 3 meses +6

    Can we talk about how Rafa was the only one who hugged rogers kids? Uncle rafa 🥺

  • Federer Forever
    Federer Forever Hace 3 meses

    This footage is amazing. Thank you so much for this Historic Upload. :)

  • Caridad Díaz Martell
    Caridad Díaz Martell Hace un mes +1

    Todos tienen buen corazón bendiciones

  • Caridad Díaz Martell
    Caridad Díaz Martell Hace un mes +1

    Todos debemos ser así y Dios les salvará y les dará vida eterna bendiciones

  • howdyday
    howdyday Hace 3 meses +5

    11:31 - 11:48 when Rafa's part came up at the big screen Roger can't even watch it 😢

  • Max Pen
    Max Pen Hace 2 meses

    Tellement émouvant. Incroyable d'être sur place. J'aurais tant aimé y être. Je n'aurais pas pu retenir mes larmes.

  • Raju Philip
    Raju Philip Hace 3 meses

    Ever living Roger Federer ❤ ❤ 😢 🙏🙏🙏

  • Betty Mittelstadt
    Betty Mittelstadt Hace 3 meses +2

    Roger I’m 82 yrs old I live in Cape Town South Africa I’ve been watching when you were a junior , have made us so happy , you are a legion in and that famous pony tail
    tennis will not be the same without you this is a proven fact this year when you did not make it this year , we actually were watching semi finals and finals , I’m going to miss you terrible . I’m going to miss you on the court . Thank you for all you have done for the game of tennis . God Bless 😪🥲😥😓😰

  • Stefan Hell
    Stefan Hell Hace 4 meses +6

    Roger and Rafa is something else

  • Rikerslash
    Rikerslash Hace un mes

    How the hell was such an important moment not broadcasted. I can not find any video of the whole thing other than this. Luckily there is this one at least.

  • Nnenna Ugoji
    Nnenna Ugoji Hace 3 meses

    Fantastic footage. Thanks so much for posting it

  • Rajath Rao
    Rajath Rao Hace 12 días

    every time i see i cry.. roger thats who you are

  • Millie Robinson
    Millie Robinson Hace 3 meses

    Very proud of you who are deeply grateful hearted and humble, Roger Federer.

  • Alem Melesse
    Alem Melesse Hace 3 meses

    Thank you for this footage🤗

  • Caridad Díaz Martell
    Caridad Díaz Martell Hace un mes

    U gran corazón merece todo bendiciones

  • Imogen Sadler
    Imogen Sadler Hace 3 meses

    god, the picked songs to cry to 😂 - don't know what it is about titanium, viva la vida, now the ellie goulding song and elbow - all tear jerkers, celebratory but emotional songs all in the same breath - i was sobbing in the crowd..

  • elmadi
    elmadi Hace 4 meses +1

    Thank you very much for sharing 🙏😍🎾🇬🇧

  • Ankush A
    Ankush A Hace 2 meses +1

    The day even the gods cried

  • Charlotte Marie Ngo
    Charlotte Marie Ngo Hace 4 meses +1

    Thank you for uploading this wonderful video.

  • Karen Ilmeng
    Karen Ilmeng Hace 3 meses +1

    thank so much for sharing loved it much FEDAL

  • Gevorg Grigoryan  Tennis 🎾

    😢 ROGER You were & are GOD ✝️ given talent, like Sampras , hard to try think that we gona see you only on ESclips 😢😢😢😢
    Anyway gudluk in your next chapter of life ❤ hopefully you play some exciting exhibition matches :

  • Khalis’ Escapades
    Khalis’ Escapades Hace 3 meses

    I just love him

  • Button Gao
    Button Gao Hace 3 meses

    Thank you for this footage

  • felipe arce
    felipe arce Hace 3 meses +2

    21:35....Novak realizes Federer is losing it, and proceeds to confort him.

  • Wassila Fritschy
    Wassila Fritschy Hace 4 meses +1

    😍👌🎾👏👏👏♥️

  • Marina
    Marina Hace 3 meses +3

    Never take this video down

  • Kim M
    Kim M Hace 4 meses

    Thank you thank you thank you!!!

  • Khalis’ Escapades
    Khalis’ Escapades Hace 3 meses

    Thank you for this video

  • Caridad Díaz Martell
    Caridad Díaz Martell Hace un mes

    Dios todo lo puede bendiciones

  • Relax Fun
    Relax Fun Hace 4 meses +1

    you must have good seats. Did it cost much? thanks for posting!

  • Ruby Wu
    Ruby Wu Hace 4 meses +8

    rafa and roger's kiddies

  • Prashant Shirali
    Prashant Shirali Hace 3 meses

    Thanks!!!

  • Dodo
    Dodo Hace 28 días

    2:27 didn't realize GigaChad picked up a job at the Laver Cup

  • Caridad Díaz Martell
    Caridad Díaz Martell Hace un mes

    Dios y la virgen les bendigan con amor y paz

  • Jean-Christian DIOGO
    Jean-Christian DIOGO Hace 3 meses +1

    thanks man

  • Asyraf Nukman
    Asyraf Nukman Hace 3 meses

    Terima kasih videonya terbaik

  • Yoram Pohl
    Yoram Pohl Hace 3 meses +1

    Antone notice Casper crying at 21:30

  • dalia nowicka
    dalia nowicka Hace 4 meses +1

    Can you write how much you paid for ticket? 😊

    • yourlarkivist
      yourlarkivist Hace 3 meses

      I guess only the wealthy can see Roger :(

    • dalia nowicka
      dalia nowicka Hace 4 meses +1

      @Anonymous wow, when the tickets came out in april prices were from £ 18

    • Anonymous
      Anonymous Hace 4 meses +1

      I'd say at absolute minimum it was £10,000 but likely more. I was closely watching ticket prices for this event for all days.

  • Katherine Li
    Katherine Li Hace 4 meses +2

    U can c from video fed n wife closer 2 murray n nadal thx 4 thatx

  • Ashan Kumarasinghe
    Ashan Kumarasinghe Hace 3 meses +1

    Anyone know the name of the last song played?

  • Chelsea Tennis
    Chelsea Tennis Hace 4 meses

    Just wondering if it's kinda a no from you for my previous comment🙃? Don't worry, it's all good! but just wanted to know so that I won't need to keep checking back!😶‍🌫👍

  • rzagza11
    rzagza11 Hace 2 meses

    Ugh. This sucks.

  • 祖高域
    祖高域 Hace 3 meses

    I can never understand nadal’s English. Always bother by his squeezing his facial muscle to talk