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Sunderland boss Poyet non-plussed by FA Cup win

Sunderland boss Gus Poyet isn't getting carried away with their FA Cup win over Southampton.

Poyet insists he would take Barclays Premier League survival over cup glory despite seeing his team edge closer to a second big day at Wembley.

Reminded that Bob Stokoe, who led the Black Cats to FA Cup glory in 1973, is commemorated by a statue at the Stadium of Light, the 46-year-old said with a smile: "Me, I would prefer to stay in the Premier League.

"Apparently to be more famous, it's better to win the cup. I don't want any more people knowing me, I think they know me enough, so I would prefer to stay in the Premier League.

"I am not looking for a statue, that's for sure.

"It's a personal feeling. I can't answer for anybody else, it's me. I would be devastated if we go down, so it's me.

"Now at the same time, I have to say if we win the cup, I am going to be jumping up and down and I am going to be wanting to come back here and celebrate with the fans, that's true.

"We will see, we will see what happens."

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