While there are many months left to go in Arsenal's season, it is safe to say that the Gunners are in one of its lowest ebbs.
Even after a shocking wake-up call provided by potential relegation fodder Norwich City, Arsenal could not get out of their own way on either side of the ball against Schalke, turning in another lackluster performance that culminated in a deserved defeat.
The fans and players know that the team is better than this. With extremely talented midfielders and forwards as well as a defence that would not let in a goal just a few weeks ago, it is a shame to see all this potential wasted in winnable fixtures.
Arsene Wenger is as frustrated as anyone. He knows that his team must be pulled out of their rut quickly, and he will need to make some impactful changes on the training ground and against Arsenal's next opponent, QPR.
Here are five he might try.