The Rams have been flying under Steve McClaren with eight wins from their last 10 league games has lifted them to fourth in the Championship.

A host of Premier League clubs were known to be interested in Hughes before he and his team mates started dazzling onlookers with their recent run.

But Rush insist there is no desire from County to sell the England under 21 international in the current transfer window.

Rush said: "Will is best placed in Derby.