Two multiplied by five machines on two legs running after one ball so that they can kick it into the opponents’ goal – that is robot football. Even detecting the ball is a challenge for these players. Tim Laue from the University of Bremen explains how deep learning plays an important role and what a training camp for robotic footballers looks like.

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Author profile picture Volker Joksch, freelance writer and corporate communications specialist. Lives in Munich.