After 24 years of brilliant career, Roger Federer has officially announced his retirement from tennis. His status as one of the greatest sportsmen of all time is undisputed. Only Novak Djokovic and Rafa Nadal exceed Switzerland’s 20 Grand Slams.
Now fans are waiting to say goodbye to one of the greatest tennis players in history. Federer’s last match will be the 2022 Laver Cup double, a tournament he helped create and in which he will compete alongside Rafa Nadal.
That’s all you need to know to follow it live.
When will Federer’s last match be played?
Federer and Nadal will face Americans Jack Sock and Frances Tiafoe this Friday, September 23, 2022 at the Laver Cup, held at the O2 Arena in London. This will be the second match of the night session, which will start at 7:00 p.m. local time.
This means that it will be 8:00 p.m. in Europe (peninsular time). If you’re reading from Latin America, it’ll start at 1:00 p.m. in Colombia and Mexico; at 2 p.m. in Venezuela; and at 3:00 p.m. in Argentina and Chile.
Please note that the exact start time of the match will depend on how long it takes for the Andy Murray vs Alex de Minaur match to be completed.
Where to watch Federer’s last game?
From Europe, the match between Federer and Nadal can be seen through Eurosport, a channel available on pay TV services such as Movistar+, Vodafone TV, Orange TV, Telecable or Euskaltel, among others.
You can watch it on TV or through its platforms on line.
In Latin America, on the other hand, the official broadcast will be via ESPN International. In this case, you can take advantage of the 7-day free trial period to enjoy Roger Federer’s latest game for free.
If you want to watch the match for free, you also have the option of subscribing to Tennis Channel, the official way to watch the cup in the US, which also offers a one-week free trial. Of course, you probably need to use a VPN.
You will know that VPN connections are a type of Software which allows you to bypass any type of restriction or content blocking. You will need to connect to a server in the United States in order to watch the match as if you were physically there.
Our top recommendations tend to be NordVPN, ExpressVPN and CyberGhost, but there are plenty of other options.
On the other hand, if you want to watch the match from your TV, but you don’t have the channel tuned or you don’t have a Smart TV, there is a solution. You will need to connect your laptop or smartphone to the TV with an HDMI cable, for example, which you can buy from Amazon (Europe) or Doto (Mexico).