Another draw puts Arsenal tied for 11th place in the 2012/2013 EPL table.
Yesterday's match at Stoke City's Britannia Stadium lacked what are generally considered to be the makings of a great football match.
Neither team played very well, and it was Arsenal who were mostly knocking the ball around in the opposing half, and they didn't manage to get it in at all despite the best efforts of Olivier Giroud, Lukas Podolski, Santi Cazorla and company.
The most exciting moments of the match were the disallowed offside goal by Jonathan Walters, which was a tap-in flicked on by Crouch, as well as the extremely long effort from new Arsenal signing Olivier Giroud.
It isn't a good position for Arsenal, all in all.
But here are five things we learned yesterday.