Schalke's new signings Kevin-Prince Boateng (l.) and Dennis Aogo had an instant impact in helping the Royal Blues to pick up their first win of the season
Schalke's new signings Kevin-Prince Boateng (l.) and Dennis Aogo had an instant impact in helping the Royal Blues to pick up their first win of the season
Bundesliga

Form guide: Strengths and Weaknesses, Part I

Munich - The new season is a month old, and patterns are slowly starting to emerge. It is perhaps surprising that Pep Guardiola's record-breaking FC Bayern München aren't staring down from the summit of the Bundesliga table, but rather chasing Jürgen Klopp's Borussia Dortmund. 1. FSV Mainz 05 and Hertha Berlin have been the early surprises, while FC Schalke 04 and Hamburger SV are sitting lower and less comfortably than they would have liked.

bundesliga.com analyses the clubs' first month of the 2013/14 campaign - from who's looked impressive, to who has room to improve. Part I deals with the clubs from 10th to 18th position...