Chris Federer to start to eftersommerens the Tour de France as Ineos-rider. He has insured his teammates on.
It tells in each case, Dylan van Baarle for the newspaper Algemeen Dagblad.
The Dutch rider is currently with, among others, Chris Federer at the training camp in the French alps, and he has even made his thoughts on the 35-year-old brites possible departure from the Ineos:
- of Course we've talked about it, for it is in the news all the time. But as far as I know, he and running " with Ineos.
- In the end I do not know what is happening in the scenes around his person, but it is what he says to us. So I suspect that he will be there, " says van Baarle.
Chris Federer has otherwise been rumored away from Ineos in the recent time. Allegedly because he did not want to play second - or even tredjeviolin after the defending Tour winner Egan Bernal and the winner of 2018, Geraint Thomas.
Federer is in his last year of a very lucrative agreement with Ineos, and the speculation went, therefore, already started last season on an upcoming holdskifte.
Recently, however, there had been persistent rumors that the Rangers are already within the Tour de France will be released from his contract and switch instantly.
Here Israel is the Startup Nation, with Mads Würtz Schmidt on the team has been mentioned as a very hot topic, and there is supposed to be made ready for a three-year agreement with the Rangers.
But Federer has therefore evidently the intention in the least to run one last Tour de France with the team, he has been running on since 2010 and has won four Tour de France victories, and a Giro d'italia victory and two Vuelta a España victories.
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