Mark Hughes: Accrington Stanley defender signs new one-year contract

Mark Hughes made 52 appearances for Accrington Stanley in all competitions last season
Mark Hughes made 52 appearances for Accrington Stanley in all competitions last season

Accrington Stanley defender Mark Hughes has signed an a new contract to keep him with the club until 2020, with the option of a further year.

The 32-year-old, who joined in January 2016 from Stevenage, featured in every League One game for Stanley last term.

Hughes said: "I've probably played my best football here and I think the gaffer gets the best out of me.

"Hopefully we can take last year as a learning curve and we can progress and push onto bigger and better things."