With the men's final slated for its traditional time of 2 p.m. BST (9 a.m. ET) and the World Cup final kicking off at 4 p.m. BST (11 a.m. ET) in Moscow, the All England Club is facing pressure to reschedule the Championship match to accommodate, particularly if England wins its semifinal against Croatia Wednesday and reaches its first final since 1966.
"Well, it's going to happen anyway, if I'm going in the final or not, the Wimbledon final will take place, and so will the World Cup final", Federer said in a seemingly tongue-in-cheek response. Every match day through the final July 15. "It will stay this year, it will stay next year", said All England Club chief executive Richard Lewis.
Fans will, however, be able to follow the action in Russian Federation on their phones and tablets using the tournament's wifi signal.
The World Cup final in Russian Federation is due to kick off on July 15 two hours after the traditional 2 p.m. start of the men's Wimbledon final-meaning a very likely overlap.
The same policy will be extended to the final on Sunday.
He said: "It's not unheard of for there to be a ripple of applause or a shout when something happens in the football tournament and I am sure everybody will understand if it does".
Last Saturday, England made the semi-finals with victory over Sweden as action at Wimbledon took place.
Who will be tennis" next "Big Four'? "We had superb tennis going on and we were benefiting from modern technology where people were able to follow the football, enjoy it, without disturbing other people", said Lewis.
"You can tell when England scored and it was wonderful but we didn´t receive any complaints that the enjoyment of tennis had been spoiled".
"Hopefully England will get through to the final and it will be one of the very special days at Wimbledon".
Strict rules that ban electronic devices from being switched on so as not to distract tennis players have been waived in the possibility Gareth Southgate's Three Lions squad will be in the final next week - a historic match that could clash with the men's Wimbledon final.
"I'm more concerned the World Cup final will have issues because the Wimbledon final is going on", said the eight-time champion, after seeing off France's Adrian Mannarino in straight sets.