Floorball is a type of floor hockey with five field players and a goalkeeper on each team. Men and women team play indoors with a long stick and a plastic ball with holes. matches are played in three periods and each periods consist of twenty minutes play time.
Floorball was developed in the 1960s & 1970s in Sweden. Floorball is the most popular sport where it has been developed the longest and it spread world wide. As of 2014, there are over 300,133 registered floorball players worldwide under the Interntional organization called International Floorball Federation (IFF).