France Secure Spot in 2018 World Cup with Win vs. Belarus in Qualifier

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Bleacher Report—France secured automatic qualification to the 2018 FIFA World Cup on Tuesday after they beat Belarus 2-1 at the Stade de France in Paris. First-half goals from Antoine Griezmann and Olivier Giroud ensured top spot in Group A, while Anton Saroka clawed one back for Belarus. The French lacked the same urgency in the second half, with the Netherlands' 2-0 victory over Sweden rendering their result largely inconsequential. This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it...

France vs. Belarus: World Cup 2018 Qualifying Live Stream, Preview. France are guaranteed at least a play-off berth in UEFA Group A qualification for the 2018 FIFA World Cup but will be attempting to secure top place as they host Belarus in Paris on Tuesday. The French currently lead the way on 20 points, but Sweden sit just one point behind as they travel to the Netherlands, threatening automatic qualification.  Les Bleus will be without midfield maestro Paul Pogba, as the Manchester United player continues his recovery from injury. Belarus have collected just...