SI.com talks with Alessandro Del Piero to discuss his "Ale10 Friends For Japan" charity project and why he decided to give back.
According to French soccer magazine So Foot, Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo donated $7.8 million to the Save the Children's earthquake relief efforts in Nepal. ...read more
Detroit Pistons players and coach Stan Van Gundy contributed $500,000 to relief efforts in Flint on Thursday, not to be outdone by former Piston Rasheed Wallace, who drove 11 hours to the industrial city in a truck filled with cases of drinking water ...read more
Charlotte Hornets chairman Michael Jordan will donate $2 million to Hurricane Florence relief efforts, the team announced Tuesday. ...read more
On SI Now, Sports Illustrated senior writer Grant Wahl discusses whether or not he thinks the current USWNT is better than the 2011 team that lost against Japan in the Women's World Cup final. ...read more
At the 1996 Olympics, Japan beat a vastly superior Brazil team on a fluke goal in what is now known in Japan as The Miracle in Miami. The win in large part instigated a decades-long process of investing in the game, and building a true national soccer identity. Grant Wahl ...read more