Stoke boss Hughes admits he must sell to buy in January
"We might have to be a little bit creative, but there are ways to do that," said the Welshman. "If we do go into the market, we have to get players who can help us immediately.
"I don't need squad players, I've got plenty of them. It's not a numbers game, it's a quality game."
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