2010-11: Mainz - 15 points, 12:4 goal ratio
Mainz's "Bruchweg-Boys" wreaked havoc on the league at the start of the 2010-11 season. The group included Andre Schürrle (left), Adam Szalai (middle) and Lewis Holtby (right). Together, they roughed up the Bundesliga to the tune of seven straight wins, including one over defending Champions Bayern Munich. They finished the season in fifth place, earning a spot in Europa League qualifying.