Giroud, Mbappe score as France beat Iceland

Olivier Giroud is third highest goal scorer of all time for France with 35 goals. Only Thierry Henry, 51 and Michel Platini, 41 have more goals
Olivier Giroud is third highest goal scorer of all time for France with 35 goals. Only Thierry Henry, 51 and Michel Platini, 41 have more goals

World champions France beat Iceland 4-0 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.

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