Sunderland are again safe for another season in the Premier League after holding Arsenal scoreless at the Emirates.
Sunderland rode a Costel Pantilimon clean sheet to a nil-nil draw that saw them inch slightly closer to safety and another season in the Premier League.
Chelsea were kept scoreless for the first time this season by Sunderland and goalkeeper Pantilimon.
Leicester City and Sunderland ended their week 12 match in a 0-0 draw.
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet has hinted that he is ready to drop Vito Mannone and offer Costel Pantilimon an opportunity to shine.
Sunderland have signed Manchester City goalkeeper Costel Pantilimon.
Costel Pantilimon will start for Manchester City against CSKA Moscow and presumably at Sunderland as well.
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini is undecided who will start Saturday's Premier League game against Norwich in goal after Costel Pantilimon's display in Wednesday's win over Newcastle.