Kylian Mbappe found the back of the net on either side of a spectacular Paul Pogba free-kick to lead France to a win over Russia.
France put the disappointing loss to Colombia behind them as they beat Russia 3-1 at the Saint-Petersburg Stadium on Tuesday.
Russia and France would both be looking to bounce back from their respective defeats as they face each other at the Krestovsky Stadium on Tuesday.
Brazil comfortably defeated Russia 3-0 in their friendly; Here's how players from both sides rated
Brazil started their preparations for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in fantastic fashion as they coasted to a 3-0 win over Russia at the Luzhniki Stadium.
World Cup hosts Russia take on favourites Brazil in what could prove to be a solid test before the summers' competition
Mexico and Russia end their group stage campaign in the Confederations Cup on Saturday in a virtual knockout to secure semifinal qualification.
Russia host Portugal in their second Group A Confederations Cup match at the Otkrytiye Arena in Moscow on Wednesday.
The 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup will kick-off with hosts Russia welcoming New Zealand to the Krestovsky Stadium in Saint Petersburg
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