Federer may need third surgery if French Open postponed again

Roger Federer has confirmed he will likely need to undergo surgery a third time if the French Open is pushed back to 2021.The second slam tournament of the year, held in Paris, was pushed back from May to September due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, and it is known to be the Swiss star's least favourite slam, having suffered multiple defeats to the 'King of Clay' and longtime rival Rafael Nadal in the past and skipping it altogether in the latter stages of his glittering career. It should,

Federer may need third surgery if French Open postponed again
Roger Federer has confirmed he will likely need to undergo surgery a third time if the French Open is pushed back to 2021.
The second slam tournament of the year, held in Paris, was pushed back from May to September due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, and it is known to be the Swiss star's least favourite slam, having suffered multiple defeats to the 'King of Clay' and longtime rival Rafael Nadal in the past and skipping it altogether in the latter stages of his glittering career.
It should, therefore, come as no surprise to tennis fans that Federer has confirmed he will likely require a third surgical procedure immediately before the French Open should it be pushed back to 2021, as Wimbledon has already.
The 20-time slam champion underwent surgery on his knee earlier this year, confirming he would miss the clay season but return for the grass season and his beloved Wimbledon before it was cancelled.
And earlier this week, the 2009 French Open champion announced he had a second procedure on his knee and would miss the September edition of the tournament as well. When asked if the problem was finally fixed, he simply responded:
"Well, the doctors say it's fine, and that I didn't really need the second surgery at all, but depending on how I feel I may need to have a third procedure in around March 2021, which again would unfortunately mean I have to skip the French Open. Such a shame."
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Cristiano Ronaldo to remain on loan this season, Man Utd confirm
Manchester United have confirmed that Cristiano Ronaldo will remain on loan for the 11th year running.
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"We have decided to allow Cristiano Ronaldo to stay out on loan again this season", a spokesperson for the club said.
"While it will no doubt disappoint the fans, who haven't seen him play in a United shirt for around 10 years now, both the club and Cristiano have mutually agreed that the timing is not yet right for his return to the club, so he will remain at Juventus for now.
"We originally sent him on loan in Spain at Real Madrid to give him a bit more confidence by playing against Sunday league level teams every week.
"Hopefully, once he's had a bit more time to develop his skills, he'll be ready to come back and play Premier League level football. Both we and the fans know he's a red, through and through. He'll come back one day. He'll definitely, 100% be back, I hope. Definitely."
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