Sunderland supporters were quick to hail the Black Cats on today’s vital 3-0 win at Norwich.
The victory took the Wearsiders to within a point of the fourth-bottom Canaries, with a game in hand.
Here are some of the fans’ Twitter reactions.
kennasafc: Lee Cattermole today could have played for any team in the world.
ColArmstrong: First game in a while we’ve actually gone on and got better into the second half rather than end up deflated
Andrewwatson38: Brilliant brilliant result
martysafclane: Should be some real belief in that squad now that we can stay up. Got the momentum and experience from previous years #safc #stayingup
jake carr-smith: The great escape is on, needed that result!
Tappy Lappy: Haway the Lads! Humble Pie on the menu tonight in the Delia Smith household.
dgp202: I gave Borini plenty of stick for his performance last week, but it’s between him and Catts for MotM - some huge performances today!
whanie49: When Little Dunc gets his decision making right he is gonna be some player you know
jonnymcfadden: Take a point against Arsenal next week and we are out of the relegation zone before Norwich play next which is away to Arsenal.
sto2701: Yaaaaaassssss!!!!!!watched it from 38k in the air. My fellow passengers were baffled by me garn crackers. The lads is magic!
kxcheung: Not only do we keep a clean sheet but we score three all by ourselves. Must be relegation time again
batstephens: players showed more bottle than me watching on tv. Ive just breathed out for first time in an hour
jdtwocents: My initial elation at the result has been tempered by a look at the league table, not 6 but sadly just 3 points after all
jrobjumpsship: Actually won a game we NEEDED to win, kept a clean sheet, 3 different scorers. Scenes
garyjerry: Team spirit seems absolutely awesome right now #SAFC After a horrendous season on and off the pitch, so good to see that heart and belief.
pfenech1: I might just buy an extra bottle of wine to watch Match of The Day tonight
Former Sunderland loanee left-back Marcos Alonso tweeted: Massive 3 points today to stay up! All the best to the boys!