If I have to pin my hopes and bet on a deadwood, I'd rather do that on Ash, given its almost certain for him to be in the 15 men squad.
Having two wannabe Jesus not gonna bring us any early Easter present.
Plus, don't think Captain Awesome would want to have another player of the forgettable era in his team. He would just not fit in the current team environment.
Fabi Ayyi Ala E Rabbikuma tukajjiban - فَبِأَيِّ آلاءِ رَبِّكُمَا تُكَذِّبَانِ
Then which of the favors of your Lord will you deny? "We do not deny any of our Lord's bounties/favors upon us."