July 23, 2012 | PHIL TAYLOR
The reigning two-time Olympic champions are still smarting over the excruciating penalty-kick shootout loss to Japan in last year's World Cup final. Veterans of that team—including (clockwise from far left)...
July 09, 2012 | GRANT WAHL
A transcendent 4--0 victory over Italy in the Euro 2012 final stamped La Roja as the most accomplished side in history
July 09, 2012
NOT: DODGER BLUES
July 09, 2012 | Alexandra Fenwick
Call it Where Are They Now: The Prequel, in which SI travels 10 years into the future and looks back at how the stars of tomorrow got their start today. Dizzying, to be sure, but so is the potential of the eight...
July 02, 2012 | GRANT WAHL
Messi may be more beloved (and have better numbers), but the Euros confirm the claim of his rival, Cristiano Ronaldo, to the title of 2012 world player of the year