RoboCup football championships

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More than 1,000 robots have gathered in the Netherlands to show off their football skills for the RoboCup championships.

Teams of robots from around 40 countries have been competing for the last week.

They're programmed to make their own decisions on the pitch and it's hoped they'll play humans in the future.

The finals take place on Sunday.

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