World champions France easily beat Iceland to gain their second victory in two Euro 2020 qualifying matches.

Samuel Umtiti put the hosts ahead with a glancing header from Kylian Mbappe’s left-wing cross after 12 minutes.

Oliver Giroud scored France’s second as the ball bounced off him and into the net following Benjamin Pavard’s cross.

Mbappe added a third from Antoine Griezmann’s pass, before the Atletico Madrid striker netted a fourth six minutes later to complete the scoring.

France have now managed eight goals in two qualifying games, having beaten Moldova 4-1 in their opening qualifier on Friday.

Didier Deschamps’ side lead Group H on goal difference, ahead of Turkey, who also have six points from their two games.

Line-ups

France

  • 1Lloris
  • 2Pavard
  • 4Varane
  • 5Umtiti
  • 22KurzawaSubstituted forKimpembeat 85′minutes
  • 6Pogba
  • 13KantéSubstituted forLemarat 80′minutes
  • 10Mbappé
  • 7GriezmannBooked at 90mins
  • 14Matuidi
  • 9GiroudSubstituted forSissokoat 90′minutes

Substitutes

  • 3Kimpembe
  • 8Lemar
  • 15Zouma
  • 16Mandanda
  • 17Sissoko
  • 18Fekir
  • 19Sidibe
  • 20Thauvin
  • 21NDombele
  • 23Areola

Iceland

  • 1Halldórsson
  • 2SaevarssonSubstituted forAF Skúlasonat 84′minutes
  • 5Ingason
  • 14Árnason
  • 6R Sigurdsson
  • 18Magnússon
  • 16SigurjonssonSubstituted forTraustasonat 57′minutes
  • 17Gunnarsson
  • 8BjarnasonBooked at 51mins
  • 10G Sigurdsson
  • 22Berg GudmundssonSubstituted forFinnbogasonat 62′minutes

Substitutes

  • 3Fjóluson
  • 4Pálsson
  • 9Kjartansson
  • 11Finnbogason
  • 12Kristinsson
  • 13Rúnarsson
  • 15Hermannsson
  • 19Gíslason
  • 20Sigurdsson
  • 21Traustason
  • 23AF Skúlason
Referee:
István Kovács

Match Stats

Home TeamFranceAway TeamIceland
Possession
Home75%
Away25%
Shots
Home15
Away4
Shots on Target
Home5
Away4
Corners
Home7
Away0
Fouls
Home10
Away5

Live Text

Match ends, France 4, Iceland 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, France 4, Iceland 0.

Kylian Mbappé (France) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Ari Freyr Skúlason (Iceland).

Booking

Antoine Griezmann (France) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Antoine Griezmann (France).

Aron Gunnarsson (Iceland) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, France. Moussa Sissoko replaces Olivier Giroud.

Attempt missed. Thomas Lemar (France) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Offside, France. Paul Pogba tries a through ball, but Kylian Mbappé is caught offside.

Substitution

Substitution, France. Presnel Kimpembe replaces Layvin Kurzawa.

Goal!

Goal! France 4, Iceland 0. Antoine Griezmann (France) left footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Kylian Mbappé.

Substitution

Substitution, Iceland. Ari Freyr Skúlason replaces Birkir Már Saevarsson.

Foul by Kylian Mbappé (France).

Ragnar Sigurdsson (Iceland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt saved. Gylfi Sigurdsson (Iceland) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Arnór Ingvi Traustason with a cross.

Thomas Lemar (France) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Aron Gunnarsson (Iceland).

Substitution

Substitution, France. Thomas Lemar replaces N’Golo Kanté.

Offside, Iceland. Aron Gunnarsson tries a through ball, but Alfred Finnbogason is caught offside.

Goal!

Goal! France 3, Iceland 0. Kylian Mbappé (France) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Antoine Griezmann.

Offside, France. Paul Pogba tries a through ball, but Layvin Kurzawa is caught offside.

Offside, France. Antoine Griezmann tries a through ball, but Olivier Giroud is caught offside.

Paul Pogba (France) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Birkir Bjarnason (Iceland).

Foul by Olivier Giroud (France).

Birkir Már Saevarsson (Iceland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Offside, France. Paul Pogba tries a through ball, but Benjamin Pavard is caught offside.

Offside, Iceland. Arnór Ingvi Traustason tries a through ball, but Alfred Finnbogason is caught offside.

Goal!

Goal! France 2, Iceland 0. Olivier Giroud (France) left footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Benjamin Pavard with a cross.

Attempt missed. Olivier Giroud (France) left footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Paul Pogba.

Attempt missed. Blaise Matuidi (France) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Paul Pogba.

Substitution

Substitution, Iceland. Alfred Finnbogason replaces Johann Gudmundsson.

Attempt missed. Antoine Griezmann (France) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Attempt missed. Benjamin Pavard (France) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left following a corner.

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

Substitution

Substitution, Iceland. Arnór Ingvi Traustason replaces Runar Mar Sigurjonsson because of an injury.

Delay in match Runar Mar Sigurjonsson (Iceland) because of an injury.

Corner, France. Conceded by Sverrir Ingason.

Foul by Layvin Kurzawa (France).

goal

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