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Dick Advocaat is confident Sunderland can keep themselves up after seeing them boost their Premier League survival hopes with a win over Southampton.
The delighted Dutchman looked on as Jordi Gomez converted two penalties to secure a 2-1 win at the Stadium of Light and three points which proved vital on an afternoon when Leicester and Aston Villa also boosted their chances of escaping the drop.
Sunderland remain in the bottom three but just two points adrift of 14th-placed Villa, and asked if there...
Sunderland kept Premier League survival hopes alive with an invaluable 2-1 win against Southampton, owed in great measure to two unfancied members of Dick Advocaat's squad.
Danny Graham, a resounding flop since his arrival three managers ago under Martin O'Neill in January 2013, produced easily his best performance in Sunderland colours. He won the first of two penalties and played a key role in the move leading to the second.
In each case, Jordi Gomez -- so often criticised for his plodding, ...