Bernie and Nadal Drop Massive Alonso-Ferrari Hints
Bernie Ecclestone, and suprisingly enough world tennis #1 Rafael Nadal have both dropped rather large hints that Fernando Alonso could be on his way to joining Scuderia Ferrari at the end of the 2009 season.
Bothmen acknowledged that Fernando, the winner of two F1 world championships in 2005 and 2006, was the best driver in F1 at the moment.
Ecclestone, on a visit to Valencia claimed “[Alonso is] one of the world’s best drivers who should one day demonstrate his quality with Ferrari.”
Meanwhile, Rafael Nadal, fresh from winning the Australian Tennis Open grand slam in an epic final against Swiss man Roger Federer claimed “Ferrari should have the best driver in the world, and that is Fernando,”