Your World Cup Fix, But With Robots Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email June 30, 201012:16 PM ET Ian Chillag YouTube Yes, the next World Cup game isn't until July. Perhaps nine minutes of robots "playing" "soccer" might tide you over?* One of the teams is called the FUmanoids, which I think I'm pronouncing wrong in my head. *It won't. soccer teams the US could actually beat robots Soccer Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email Wednesday, June 19th, 2019 Listen · 13:24 13:24 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/733958273/733966770" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Up First NPR's Up First is the news you need to start your day. The biggest stories and ideas — from politics to pop culture — in 10 minutes.