Hughes negotiating new deal

  • Last Updated: August 10 2012, 12:29 BST

Fulham have opened contract talks with defender Aaron Hughes, Press Association Sport understands.

Aaron Hughes: In final 12 months of contract

Hughes is in the final 12 months of his current deal and is one of a number of members from the Cottagers squad negotiating new terms.

The 32-year-old Northern Ireland defender has made more than 200 appearances for Fulham and last season performed a U-turn on his decision to retire from international football.