With 31 goals, Robert Lewandowski and Thomas Müller are the most prolific forward duo after 18 Matchdays of any Bundesliga season ever.

"We've played many games together and get on very well," said Lewandowski prior to Bayern's 2-1 win at Hamburger SV on Matchday 18. "We don't need to talk a lot, we both know how the other plays and where he's running."

MD18 highlights: Watch Lewandowski's brace in Bayern's win over Hamburg

But just how important has the Lewandowski/Müller pairing been to the champions this season? And who else features on the all-time top strike partnerships list after 18 Matchdays? (Click on each player's name in red for a detailed statistical overview.)

Players (individual goals in brackets)ClubTotal goals as a pairingTotal club goalsPercentage of team goals
Robert Lewandowski (17) and Thomas Müller (14)FC Bayern München314865%
Yunus Malli (8) and Yoshinori Muto (7)1. FSV Mainz 05152365%
Anthony Modeste (8) and Simon Zoller (4)1. FC Köln121963%
Sandro Wagner (6) and Marcel Heller (6)SV Darmstadt 98121963%
Salomon Kalou (9) and Vedad Ibisevic (6)Hertha Berlin152658%
Alexander Meier (10) and Luc Castaignos (4)Eintracht Frankfurt142458%
Anthony Ujah (8) and Claudio Pizarro (3)SV Werder Bremen112055%
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (18) and Marco Reus (9)Borussia Dortmund275054%
Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez (11) and Stefan Kießling (3)Bayer 04 Leverkusen142654%
Kevin Volland (5) and Jonathan Schmid (4)TSG 1899 Hoffenheim91850%

Who have they joined at the top of the all-time list?

Players (individual goals in brackets)SeasonClubTotal goals
Robert Lewandowski (17) and Thomas Müller (14)2015/16FC Bayern München31
Gerd Müller (21) and Uli Hoeneß (10) 1972/73FC Bayern München31
Franz Brungs (18) and Heinz Strehl (12) 1967/681. FC Nürnberg30
Uwe Seeler (18) and Charly Dörfel (11) 1963/64Hamburger SV29
Peter Meyer (19) and Herbert Laumen (10) 1967/68Borussia Mönchengladbach29
Erich Beer (16) and Erwin Kostedde (13) 1975/76Hertha Berlin29
Gerd Müller (19) and Karl-Heinz Rummenigge (10)1976/77FC Bayern München29
Gerd Müller (20) and Rainer Ohlhauser (8)1967/68FC Bayern München28
Klaus Allofs (15) and Pierre Littbarski (12) 1984/851. FC Köln27
Gerd Müller (18) and Rainer Ohlhauser (9)1966/67FC Bayern München27
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (18) and Marco Reus (9)2015/16Borussia Dortmund27