Crystal Palace goalkeeper Julian Speroni feels Sunderland can stay up.
The two teams played out a 0-0 draw at the Stadium of Light.
"When we played Sunderland earlier this season, you could see they were really struggling and we took advantage.
"Gus has managed to settle the ship and you can tell the difference.
"I think both of us have a good chance of staying up. He is really up for this challenge and has a great career in management ahead of him."
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