Newcastle midfielder Moussa Sissoko believes it possible for the magpies to survive relegation, citing the match against Norwich as a final.
Newcastle are 19th on the log with 8 games left, but a victory against the canaries will do them a lot of good.
More so, the Tyneside club also have a game in hand over Norwich, with Sissoko calling for Newcastle to improve their performance levels after five top-flight matches without a win.
“We are a really good team. We need to show it on the pitch, so we have a massive game against Norwich away,” Sissoko told Sky Sports News.
“It’s a final for us, so we will go there and give it everything and hopefully come back with three points.
“We all know [Benitez] is a good manager. He has a lot of experience with a lot of teams.
“He came here to help us stay in the Premier League and I am confident we will do it and we will start on Saturday.”
Newcastle won October’s reverse fixture 6-2, with Georginio Wijnaldum scoring four times.