"It doesn't faze them," Hughes said, "because both of them have had plenty of speculation in the past, so they will take it all with a pinch of salt.
"But I'm sure there's a little bit of banter going on. This group won't let it go to their heads because they're not like that.
"It's a sign they are good players and it reflects well on them, the club and also their team-mates because they have helped them to impress."
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