Time at club: 1987-1995
A pacy left-back who was signed from Brighton and Hove Albion for £10,000 – Hughes formed one of the club’s best full-back partnerships alongside right-back Simon Mills.
He played the majority of games in the 1988-89 promotion season but then suffered a number of injuries.
He was released in 1994 but he initially took the club to a tribunal which gave him a six-week trial in August to prove his fitness. Upset with this treatment, Hughes left the club in November 1994 and subsequently joined Northampton Town.
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