Here is Wednesday’s lunchtime round up:

Slaven Bilic is considering a raid on former club Besiktas for winger Kerim Frei. (Mirror)

Mark Noble says West Ham should not underestimate this weekends opponents Sunderland. The West Ham captain was interviewed at the Hawes and Curtis partnership launch which celebrated the clothing company becoming the official club tailor. (Sky Sports)

Slaven Bilic says Pedro Obiang and Simone Zaza personified the work rate and attitude that West Ham need to show on a consistent basis. (

Jermain Defoe says Sunderland need to “believe” ahead of Saturday’s trip to West Ham but must cut out the “schoolboy errors” (Sunderland Echo)

Olympique Lyon legend Fleury Di Nallo has urged Alexandre Lacazette to rethink his Premier League ambitions. OL president Jean-Michel Aulas has confirmed rejecting offers from West Ham and Arsenal last summer for the striker. (Tribal Football)