Futbol Fanatic: Robot Roots for Russian National Team

Image: Russian National soccer team supporters play soccer with Titan robot
Titan, a robot created by Cyberstein Robots, plays soccer with Russian national soccer team supporters in downtown Moscow, on June 26.SERGEI ILNITSKY / EPA

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Titan, a robot created by Cyberstein Robots, played soccer with Russian soccer fans in downtown Moscow on Thursday, in a show of support for the Russian national team which will face Algeria in the FIFA 2014 World Cup Group H preliminary round match in Curitiba. Titan visited Moscow to attend Bal Robotov, an interactive exhibition of the most recent advances in robotics which opened on May 15 at the Artplay Design Center.

Titan shouts slogans to support the Russian national team in downtown Moscow, on Thursday.SERGEI ILNITSKY / EPA