Sami Hyypiä (l.) and Sascha Lewandowski (r.) can look back on a job well done in the first half of the season, but they appear to suffering somewhat from the winter blues
Sami Hyypiä (l.) and Sascha Lewandowski (r.) can look back on a job well done in the first half of the season, but they appear to suffering somewhat from the winter blues
Bundesliga

Bundesliga form guide: Below par

Munich - With the Bundesliga restart fast approaching, the time is ripe for gauging each team's progress over the winter break and assessing who we might see being caught cold at the start of 2013.

Bayer Leverkusen were unable to latch onto their good form from the first half of the season during their winter training camp, while FC Schalke 04's performances under new coach Jens Keller have so far also left plenty to be desired.

Fortuna Düsseldorf are another team who have failed to convince since returning from the festive break, losing the Wintercup which they hosted and duly joining Eintracht Frankfurt on our list of sides needing to up their game swiftly heading into the second half of the campaign....