Benitez seems confident his side will be in the mix at the business end of the season.
The two rivals meet in the Championship next month.
Tottenham Hotspur have a very exciting and effective player in their ranks.
Wolves manager Walter Zenga has given the latest update on when Nouha Dicko will finally make his return to the first team.
Saints stars including Nathan Redmond, Charlie Austin and Virgil van Dijk all took to social media after the 3-0 victory at West Ham United.
The Scottish Premiership side host Pep Guardiola's men in the Champions League.
Sunderland were beaten 3-2 by Crystal Palace on Saturday afternoon.
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Victor Wanyama has received praise from Graham Roberts.
West Ham United currently sit 18th in the Premier League after a woeful start to their season.
Lee Johnson saw the Owls first-hand a fortnight ago.
It is not often that Usain Bolt is upstaged but on a balmy night in London the fastest man in the world played second fiddle to Laura Muir, a veterinary science student from the University of Glasgow, and Kendra Harrison, a god-fearing hurdler from Tennessee.
Might peace be declared at Mercedes? Let’s sincerely hope not.