Sunderland vs Fulham Match Live Streaming Online
This is a game which will go a long way to defining the run in for both clubs.A win for Sunderland would ease their relegation fears considerably, while a defeat for Fulham would heighten theirs and vice versa.
The visitors to the Stadium of Light are just three points better off than their hosts and both will feel they can concentrate on looking up the table rather than over their shoulders if they can triumph in this one.
With so much at stake it could be a tense and cagey affair.
Sunderland skipper Lee Cattermole is facing several weeks on the sidelines as he attempts to shake off a knee injury.
The 24-year-old midfielder will miss this clash with Fulham at the Stadium of Light after having an injection in the knee, with manager Martin O'Neill admitting surgery may be required if that does not solve the problem.
Fullback Danny Rose is expected to return to training next week after aggravating a hamstring strain which has been treated at parent club Tottenham.
Meanwhile, Fulham's Simon Davies has overcome a knee injury and could feature for the first time in almost a year.
Fellow midfielders Kerim Frei and Kieran Richardson have recovered from their respective pelvis and calf injuries but Mahamadou Diarra is out.
Young midfielder Buomesca Tue Na Banga and Ajax loanee Eyong Enoh are also available after knee injuries.