Ipswich Town boss Mick McCarthy is confident keeping hold of fullback Aaron Cresswell.

Cresswell has been linked with Crystal Palace and Everton in recent days.

"He's the best left-back in the league, that's not me touting him around and trying to sell him, I just think when people do well they deserve to be praised," McCarthy told the Green 'Un.

"Do I fear losing Cressie? No, because that's what makes the football world go round. I certainly don't want to lose him because it would dent what we're trying to do and be an issue."

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