from BBC Sports
Roger confirmed that the agreement with the Edberg ended for the Swede's family reasons, making clear that also his previous coaches like Annacone and Roche had a family and «it's important for them to understand that aspect as well.»
The former world number one also wanted to end speculation that Ljubicic was hired just to give him the key to beat Djokovic in the important matches: «Many thought that but I think it's completely wrong. I need him to keep improving my game and bring something new to the team.»
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