Are we not talking about who can replace Santi or was that another thread? And saying someone has shades of a player doesn't mean they're on their level right now, didn't think that needed further explanation.
As for him playing in the AMC positon to be blunt what the hell that does that have to do with it when he's played there four times in total this season? He's a central midfielder period.
You're talking to me about football manager when you admit you just went and had a quick look at a stats website and a couple of YouTube videos, OK mate.