On top of that, Djokovic continuously backed Justin Gimelstob, who is now being charged for a controversial assault case in America. I don't think it's a huge edge, but it's enough for a recommendation in today's final. On the other hand, Djokovic will try and win his 16th Grand Slam and fifth Wimbledon trophy.
Federer is widely considered to be the greatest grass court player - if not the greatest ever - having won Wimbledon eight times.
It is the first Wimbledon final between the top two men's seeds since Djokovic and Federer met in 2015.
Perhaps Federer, who turns 38 on August 8, will extend his lead on the career list to a men's-record 21 championships, which would leave him three ahead of Nadal, who is 33 years old, and six ahead of Djokovic, who is 32.
Federer and Nadal were so evenly matched throughout, holding their serves impeccably during the first set.
Another record in his sight is the most weeks at world No.1, another milestone Federer holds with 310.
"With Federer, we all know how good he is anywhere, but especially here". The matchwas played at a very high level.
He took to Twitter to congratulate his opponent, writing a very warm message that has since been "liked" nearly 100,000 times.
"He just rushes you to everything". It's been a rock solid year (for me)... the stars are aligned right now.
"If I think of Novak, one thing that jumps out at me, is his jump back and to the left".
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Can Djokovic close the gap on Federer in the "GOAT" race?
However, he will have his work cut out on Sunday if he is to secure a 21st major title as he trails 15-time Slam victor Djokovic 25-22 in career meetings.
Federer has lost all four of their most recent meetings at the Slams and it's now seven years since he triumphed over the 32-year-old at the majors.
Federer was sublime in beating Rafa Nadal in Friday's semi-final, whereas Djokovic was not tested almost so much against Roberto Bautista Agut.
This win will either be No. 9 for Federer or No. 5 for Djokovic, won previously both matchups, in 2014 and 2015.
The German ex-pro claimed it was an open secret Federer and Djokovic don't get on.
Djokovic hit just two winners in the second set, compared to 14 in the first. Among men in the Open era, their 47 meetings trail only Djokovic and Nadal's 54.
"I've played with Roger in some epic finals here a couple of years in a row, so I know what to expect".
No. 1 seed Novak Djokovic vs.
He is one of the all-time great movers on a tennis court. "That's probably the most hard thing to make happen, and he is able to do it so well". The five-set match, played 11 years ago, is considered one of the best tennis matches in history. Of course he can.
Federer has got to play even better but the crowd will have a big part to play.
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