Sunderland to escape bottom three with Stoke win
Sunderland are unbeaten in all competitions since New Year's Day, and full credit for that must go to Gus Poyet.
The Black Cats looked doomed a month ago – but tonight, with three points against Stoke City, they should find themselves outside the relegation zone for the first time since August.
Stoke, meanwhile, haven't won a Premier League match since before Christmas – and they will be dragged further into the mire after Wednesday night's fixture at the Stadium of Light.
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