Sunderland v Villa podcast: Agbonlahor, Guzan and Lambert star
Jack Woodward is joined by Gabby Agbonlahor, Paul Lambert and Brad Guzan on the eve of the Black Cats clash at the Stadium of Light.
Agbonlahor speaks of the positive mood in camp and the feel-good factor being cranked up due to the Capital One Cup victory over Swindon.
He also chats about strike partner Christian Benteke and how he expects the giant forward to get better and better, given time.
Lambert chats about the difficulty of football, whether you're playing Swindon, Sunderland or Manchester United.
He also discusses his delight at the clinical finishing on display at the County Ground.
Guzan also came into Communications HQ and he discusses his delight at playing regularly in claret and blue and how he strives every week to keep clean sheets.
There's also comment from Chris Herd, Tony Morley, Pat Heard and Gordon Cowans this week.
Herd assesses the team's form and discusses the positives of being versatile.
Morley takes the positives from the past few performances and says it's only a matter of time before there's uplift in the league form.
Heard praises the scoring form of Benteke and believes the giant Belgian can keep his run of goals going.
Cowans, meanwhile, praises the form of young striker Mike Drennan for the U21 team.
You can also relive Benteke's goals against Swindon and Norwich with audio commentary from the games.