Video: Japan has won the World Cup! For robots 5 years ago

Video: Japan has won the World Cup! For robots

They beat host nation China in the final.

Japan has just won the RoboCup, the world's annual robotic soccer championship.

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Over 40 countries competed for the coveted title, but it was a group from the University of Chiba in Japan who emerged victorious.

We just hope the robot who got the winning goal did a Peter Crouch celebration.

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We'll be honest, it's not the most exciting sport to watch, but you do have to have a certain amount of steel about you to participate.

Not one bit sorry.

Clip via YouTube/New China TV

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