Goalkeeper Vito Mannone is confident Sunderland can end the season on a high, despite the Capital one Cup final defeat by Manchester City.
Assistant boss Brian Kidd believes Manchester City's Capital One Cup success was due to manager Manuel Pellegrini's hunger for silverware.
Samir Nasri hopes to earn himself a place in France's World Cup squad by repeating his Capital One Cup final heroics for the rest of the season.
Fabio Borini suffered Capital One Cup agony with Sunderland, but hopes he will soon be back at Wembley in the FA Cup.
Sunderland defender Wes Brown has called on his team-mates to reproduce their Capital One Cup final performance to drag themselves out of relegation trouble.
John O'Shea admitted his disappointment as Sunderland fell to a 3-1 defeat to Manchester City in the Capital One Cup final at Wembley.
Vincent Kompany hailed Manchester City's second-half showing as they came from behind to lift the Capital One Cup against Sunderland at Wembley.
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini was delighted to win his first trophy for the club after the Capital One Cup success over Sunderland
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet was proud of his side's efforts despite Manchester City coming from behind to lift the Capital One Cup with a 3-1 win.
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Samir Nasri hopes Manchester City's Capital One Cup success will be a springboard to more silverware this season after their victory over Sunderland.
Manchester City star Yaya Toure admitted his goal in the Capital One Cup victory over Sunderland was probably the best of his career.
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Manchester City produced a stunning comeback as they beat Sunderland 3-1 to lift the Capital One Cup at Wembley.
Gus Poyet is hoping to lead Sunderland to Capital One Cup glory and repay the faith shown in him by chairman Ellis Short.
Sunderland goalkeeper Vito Mannone is hoping to secure a place in the club's folklore by helping them lift the Capital One Cup on Sunday.
Sunderland winger Adam Johnson believes the Black Cats will have to beat the best team in the Premier League in order to win the Capital One Cup on Sunday.
Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart accepts he may have to sit out the Capital One Cup final on Sunday.
Adam Johnson says winning the Capital One Cup with Sunderland would be the highlight of his career to date.
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero is in contention for Sunday's Capital One Cup final with Sunderland at Wembley.