"I enjoyed the drama," Goal.com quotes Hughes as saying. "It was a great game for the neutral and there was a lot of emotion shown on both sides. That's what you want to see in games.
"As you are right in the thick of things, there are a number of situations you feel as a team and as a side we need to deal better with, but overall you never lose that love of football and what it entails and the emotions it can engender."
Stoke are back in Premier League action on November 23 when they host Sunderland at the Britannia Stadium.