1978 Soccer World Cup Top Scorers

Statistical information with complete list of players who scored goals in the 1978 Football World Cup with name, national team, games played, goal average and more information, ordered by more goals scored.

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Player
Goals Games Goal Average National Team
1. Argentina Mario Kempes 6 7 0.86 Argentina
2. Peru Teofilo Cubillas 5 6 0.83 Peru
Holland Rob Rensenbrink 5 7 0.71 Holland
4. Austria Hans Krankl 4 6 0.67 Austria
Argentina Leopoldo Luque 4 5 0.80 Argentina
6. Brazil Dirceu 3 7 0.43 Brazil
Holland Johnny Rep 3 7 0.43 Holland
Brazil Roberto Dinamite 3 5 0.60 Brazil
Italy Paolo Rossi 3 7 0.43 Italy
West Germany Karl-Heinz Rummenigge 3 5 0.60 West Germany
11. Argentina Daniel Bertoni 2 6 0.33 Argentina
Italy Roberto Bettega 2 7 0.29 Italy
Poland Zbigniew Boniek 2 6 0.33 Poland
Holland Ernie Brandts 2 4 0.50 Holland
West Germany Heinz Flohe 2 4 0.50 West Germany
Scotland Archie Gemmill 2 3 0.67 Scotland
Holland Arie Haan 2 6 0.33 Holland
Poland Grzegorz Lato 2 6 0.33 Poland
West Germany Dieter Mueller 2 4 0.50 West Germany
Brazil Nelinho 2 4 0.50 Brazil
21. West Germany Ruediger Abramczik 1 3 0.33 West Germany
Spain Juan Manuel Asensi 1 3 0.33 Spain
Italy Romeo Benetti 1 6 0.17 Italy
France Marc Berdoll 1 2 0.50 France
Italy Franco Causio 1 7 0.14 Italy
Hungary Karoly Csapo 1 3 0.33 Hungary
Peru Cesar Cueto 1 6 0.17 Peru
Scotland Kenny Dalglish 1 3 0.33 Scotland
Iran Iraj Danayfar 1 2 0.50 Iran
Spain Dani 1 1 1.00 Spain
Poland Kazimierz Deyna 1 6 0.17 Poland
Tunisia Mokhtar Douieb 1 3 0.33 Tunisia
Tunisia Nejib Ghommidh 1 3 0.33 Tunisia
West Germany Bernd Hoelzenbein 1 3 0.33 West Germany
Argentina Rene Houseman 1 6 0.17 Argentina
Scotland Joe Jordan 1 3 0.33 Scotland
Tunisia Ali Kaabi 1 3 0.33 Tunisia
France Bernard Lacombe 1 2 0.50 France
France Christian Lopez 1 2 0.50 France
West Germany Hansi Mueller 1 4 0.25 West Germany
Holland Dick Nanninga 1 4 0.25 Holland
Austria Erich Obermayer 1 6 0.17 Austria
Argentina Daniel Passarella 1 7 0.14 Argentina
France Michel Platini 1 3 0.33 France
Mexico Victor Rangel 1 3 0.33 Mexico
Brazil Reinaldo 1 3 0.33 Brazil
France Dominique Rocheteau 1 2 0.50 France
Iran Hassan Rowshan 1 3 0.33 Iran
Austria Walter Schachner 1 3 0.33 Austria
Sweden Thomas Sjoberg 1 3 0.33 Sweden
Poland Andrzej Szarmach 1 5 0.20 Poland
Argentina Alberto Tarantini 1 7 0.14 Argentina
Hungary Andras Toth 1 1 1.00 Hungary
Holland Rene Van De Kerkhof 1 7 0.14 Holland
Holland Willy Van De Kerkhof 1 7 0.14 Holland
Mexico Arturo Vasquez 1 3 0.33 Mexico
Peru Jose Velasquez 1 5 0.20 Peru
Italy Renato Zaccarelli 1 5 0.20 Italy
Brazil Zico 1 6 0.17 Brazil
Hungary Sandor Zombori 1 3 0.33 Hungary