The Aston Villa-owned Nottingham Forest midfielder and the Derby County man wished the full-back well after he joined Wigan Athletic on loan.
The under-fire Frenchman reacts to rumours over his future.
Sunderland let a lead slip against Southampton and have a two week gap in between games, with their next encounter against Newcastle United.
West Ham United won against Everton in the Premier League at the weekend.
Celtic have been drawn against Rangers in the semi-finals of the Scottish Cup.
Paul Caddis made his first start for over a month in Birmingham City's recent match against Hull City.
Sheffield Wednesday are currently in sixth place in the Championship table.
Benteke's late cameo against Crystal Palace proved to be match winner and Adam Lallana has backed the Belgian to push on.
The Albion striker says Claudio Yacob's performance was a key reason for the club's victory over the Red Devils on Sunday.
The Scottish Premiership leaders have been drawn with Rangers in the last four of the competition.