African Nations Cup champions Cameroon have moved up to No. 33 in the FIFA World Ranking.
Cameroon international defender Allan Nyon has told the BBC he doesn't have "any regrets" about missing the African Nations Cup.
Ghana will begin the search for a new coach to rescue their World Cup campaign after Avram Grant reportedly resigned from the role on Tuesday.
Four of Cameroon's champions feature, plus two each from Egypt and Burkina Faso, as Nick Ames picks his tournament Best XI.
"There's joy to be taken from a tournament that restored plenty of belief in its relevance on the pitch, but plenty of questions still remain."
Cameroon manager Hugo Broos suggested the players who declined to join up his with side were regretting their decision after their title win on Sunday