Roger Federer has been training for the upcoming 2014 season in Dubai, where he revealed that he completed a one week training session with Stefan Edberg, one of his idols. The Swiss maestro stated on Twitter that he enjoyed spending time with “one of my childhood heroes.”
Stefan Edberg just finished doing a training week with me and my team.It was great spending time with one of my childhood heroes!
— Roger Federer (@rogerfederer) December 16, 2013
The 17 time grand slam champion will begin 2014 at a new stop, the Brisbane International. Federer has kept a low profile this month while training in Dubai, including testing out a new racquet. In earlier news, the Swiss star and agent Tony Godsick formally created their new agency, Team8.