Canada men's national floorball team


Canada men's national floorball team
Canada Men's Floorball Team
Floorball Canada.png
Official logo of Team Canada
Nickname(s) Team Canada
Founded 2001
Manager Sweden David Jansson
Coach Finland Seppo Pulkkinen
Captain Finland Lauri Hannelius
First game 5:5 vs. Japan
Largest win 12:0 vs. Korea
Largest defeat 2:14 vs. Finland
Home colors
Away colors
The former logo of Team Canada.

The Canada men's national floorball team is the men's national floorball team of Canada, and a member of the International Floorball Federation (IFF). Canada's men's team is currently ranked 11th in the world at floorball following their result at the 2010 Men's World Floorball Championships. They are the highest ranked North American men's team in IFF history.

Canada's main rivals in floorball include Australia, France, Slovakia, Spain, and the United States.

The Canadian National Team is organized by Floorball Canada.

Contents

World Championships Team

As of December 5, 2010

Goalkeepers
Country Number Player Name Club
Canada 1 Michael Hayward Solid Soldiers FC
Canada 96 Martin Bélanger Fight Club Montréal
Defensemen
Country Number Player Name Club
Canada 4 Patrick Root Solid Soldiers FC
Finland 6 Lauri Hannelius - C KOO-VEE
Switzerland 9 Jean-Oliver Vörös UHC Saane-Fribourg
Canada 27 Simon Leblanc - A Fight Club Montréal
Switzerland 29 Sascha Weber - A UHC Astros
Canada 95 Guillaume Gosselin Fight Club Montréal
Forwards
Country Number Player Name Club
Finland 10 Michael Grönlund M-Team
Finland 12 Seppo Lattu Tigers FC Kraainem
Finland 13 Paavo Parikka SC Hyvinkää
Finland 21 Risto Parikka FT Trackers
Canada 58 Patrice Paré Fight Club Montréal
Canada 66 Jean-Sebastien Plante Fight Club Montréal
Canada 67 Stéphane Laporte Fight Club Montréal
Switzerland 76 Eric Ulli-Vanasse UHC Zuger Highlands
Canada 77 Mathieu Ferron Fight Club Montréal
Switzerland 81 Philip Schuler Zug United
Switzerland 89 Leon Vaessen UHC Basel United
Canada 91 Patrick Ducharme Fight Club Montréal

Team Staff

 Country   Name   Position 
Finland
Harry Hannelius General Manager
Finland
Seppo Pulkkinen      Head Coach
Finland
Pasi Kotilainen Assistant Coach
Finland
Eero Piilokivi Assistant Coach
Finland
Pasi Rautio Assistant Coach
Finland
Kari Kallioinen Equipment Manager     
Finland
Johanna Räsänen Physiotherapist

Rankings & Records

World Rankings

Year     Rank   Details               Change  
2010 11th 11th Final Round +12
2008 23rd 3rd C-Division +1
2006 24th 4th C-Division -3
2004 21st 2nd C-Division NEW

All-Time World Championship Records

Year GP W D L GF GA +/-
Spain 2004 C-Division 5 3 0 2 39 28 +11
Spain 2006 C-Division 5 2 0 3 30 24 +6
Slovenia 2008 C-Division 5 4 0 1 49 17 +32
Canada 2010 Qualifying 2 2 0 0 17 10 +7
Finland 2010 Final Round 5 2 0 3 25 40 -15
Totals 22 13 0 9 160 119 +41

Head-to-Head International Records

Opponent  GP   W   D   L   GF   GA   +/- 
 Australia
2
2
0
0
21
6
+15
 Belgium
1
1
0
0
13
3
+10
 Denmark
1
1
0
0
6
4
+2
 Finland
1
0
0
1
2
14
-12
 France
4
4
0
0
35
14
+21
 Italy
1
1
0
0
7
4
+3
 Japan
2
0
1
1
9
14
-5
South Korea Korea
1
1
0
0
12
0
+12
 Liechtenstein
1
1
0
0
10
1
+9
 Malaysia
1
1
0
0
5
1
+4
 Poland
2
0
0
2
7
16
-9
 Russia
1
0
0
1
6
9
-3
 Slovakia
4
1
0
3
25
25
0
 Spain
3
0
0
3
17
22
-5
 United States     
4
4
0
0
39
12
+27
Totals
29
17
1
11
214
145
+69

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