Yaya Toure has announced his international retirement from Ivory Coast duty after a 12-year career in which he won 102 caps.
Joel Matip has revealed that he is intends to miss the African Nations Cup with Cameroon in order to focus on the start of his Liverpool career.
Claude Le Roy took his new team Togo from a virtually impossible qualifying position to snatching the last available place in the AFCON finals.
Kenya were held to a 1-1 draw in Zambia on Sunday, with Wanyama -- who has started Spurs' first three matches of the season -- assisting their goal.
Ivory Coast booked a place at the African Nations Cup over the weekend but the defending champions were made to sweat by Sierra Leone.
Uganda defeated Comoros 1-0 to qualify for their first African Nations Cup in 38 years on Sunday.