The Black Cats will take on Manchester United at the Stadium of Light in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.
Allardyce is looking forward to the match, and has posted the following message on Twitter:
Sunderland are second from bottom in the Premier League table at the moment with 20 points from 25 matches.
Allardyce’s side are four points behind 17th-placed Newcastle and are in real danger of going down to the Championship at the end of the season.
The Black Cats will head into the game against United on the back of a 2-2 draw with Liverpool away from home at Anfield.
Meanwhile, the Red Devils currently find themselves fifth in the league table with 41 points from 25 games.
Louis van Gaal’s side are six points behind fourth-placed Manchester City and are still in the running for a Champions League spot.