Mark Hughes eager to keep Glenn Whelan at Britannia Stadium

Manchester United's French defender Patrice Evra beats Stoke City's Irish midfielder Glenn Whelan to score the second goal during the English League Cup Quarter-Final football match between Stoke City And Manchester United at Britannia Stadium in Stoke on
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Glenn Whelan will not be leaving Stoke City in the January transfer window, according to Mark Hughes.

Mark Hughes has insisted that he has no intention of allowing Glenn Whelan to leave Stoke City in the January transfer window.

Whelan has been linked with Norwich City recently, but Hughes claims that the club have not been contacted by the Canaries.

"I've had no contact with Norwich," Hughes told The Sentinel. "It's not our intention to let Glenn go.

"We don't anticipate anybody leaving."

Whelan joined the Potters from Sheffield Wednesday in 2008.

Loic Remy of Newcastle United and Bradley Johnson of Norwich City come to blows during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Newcastle United at Carrow Road on January 28, 2014
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