Simon Terodde, Marvin Ducksch and Guido Burgstaller (l-r.) are among the deadliest striker in Bundesliga 2. - © IMAGO/Sportfoto Zink / Wolfgang Zink/IMAGO/Zink
Simon Terodde, Marvin Ducksch and Guido Burgstaller (l-r.) are among the deadliest striker in Bundesliga 2. - © IMAGO/Sportfoto Zink / Wolfgang Zink/IMAGO/Zink
2. Bundesliga

Simon Terodde: Bundesliga 2 top scorer in 2021/22


Simon Terodde's 30 goals earned him the Torjägerkanone as Bundesliga 2's top goalscorer in the 2021/22 season.

Simon Terodde

Club: Schalke
Age: 34
Games: 30
Goals: 30
Minutes per goal: 88

The second tier's all-time top scorer motored Schalke over the line with 11 goals in his last seven games to help the Royal Blues seal an immediate return to the top-flight as champions. He notched his 30th goal of the season on the final day, as the Royal Blues secured top spot with a win at Nuremberg.

Watch: Terodde inspires promotion-confirming comeback against Pauli

Robert Glatzel

Club: Hamburg
Age: 28
Games: 34
Goals: 22
Minutes per goal: 130

Glatzel's goal at Hansa Rostock on the final day of the season helped Hamburg clinch third place and set up a promotion/relegation play-off match with Hertha Berlin, with his 22nd of the campaign.

Watch: Glatzel at the double to put HSV on brink of top-flight

Marvin Ducksch

Club: Werder Bremen (previously Hannover)
Age: 28
Games: 33
Goals: 21
Minutes per goal: 139

Ducksch began this Bundesliga 2 season at Hannover 96 and scored on Matchday 1 against Werder Bremen. Perhaps due to the impression he made that game, the striker secured a move to Bremen before Matchday 5, and he continued scoring, netting his 21st of the campaign on the final day of the season.

Watch: Ducksch helped Bremen overcome Paderborn in a seven-goal thriller

Niclas Füllkrug

Club: Werder Bremen
Age: 29
Games: 33
Goals: 19
Minutes per goal: 131

Füllkrug got Bremen on their way to securing promotion on the final day of the season with the opening goal in a 2-0 win over Jahn Regensburg - his 19th of the season and, together with teammate Ducksch, that made it 40 goals between them.

Niclas Füllkrug (l.) and Marvin Ducksch (r.) made quite a team for Werder Bremen in 2021/22. - IMAGO/Ulrich Hufnagel/IMAGO/Ulrich Hufnagel

Philipp Hofmann

Club: Karlsruhe
Age: 29
Games: 32
Goals: 19
Minutes per goal: 149

Hofmann's 19th goal of the season saw the 29-year-old score his seventh goal in eight games as he helped his team to a t2-2 draw with Dynamo Dresden on Matchday 33.

Philipp Hofmann was Karlsruhe's top scorer in 2021/22. - Christian Kaspar-Bartke/Bundesliga/Bundesliga Collection via Getty Images

Guido Burgstaller

Club: St. Pauli
Age: 33
Games: 31
Goals: 18
Minutes per goal: 150

Burgstaller is putting his experience to good use at Pauli and the Austrian put away his 18th goal of the Bundesliga 2 season in the draw with Sandhausen on Matchday 30.

St. Pauli forward Guido Burgstaller (l.) was the sharpest of St. Pauli's shooters, though his goals were not enough to earn them promotion. - Christian Schroedter via images/Christian Schroedter

Luca Pfeiffer

Club: Darmstadt
Age: 25
Games: 32
Goals: 17
Minutes per goal: 132

Pfeiffer scored for a second game in succession as Darmstadt dismantled Erzgebirge Aue 6-0 on Matchday 32, taking him to 15 for the season and moving his team back into second in the process.

Watch: Pfeiffer helps Darmstadt to big win over St. Pauli

John Verhoek

Club: Hansa Rostock
Age: 33
Games: 32
Goals: 17
Minutes per goal: 149

Verhoek has been central to his team's surge away from the relegation zone - getting goals on Matchdays 25, 26, 27, 30 and 31 to take his tally for the season to 17.

John Verhoek made waves on his Bundesliga 2 return with promoted Rostock. - Fotostand / Voelker via images/Fotostand

Click here for the final list of 2021/22 goalscorers