Deschamps made seven changes after letting slip a two-goal lead against Colombia on Friday, and his side showed little urgency until Mbappe somehow missed their opening chance in the 27th minute.
However, it was Pogba's brilliant free kick and touching.
Pogba, 25, has only started only four of United's last 10 games and was dropped for both legs of their last-16 tie against Sevilla in the Champions League, the tie that saw them knocked out.
Train believed carrying N.Korean delegation leaves Beijing
The younger Kim has not undertaken any official trip overseas since taking power following his father's death in December 2011. Other media speculated it might have been Kim's sister Kim Yo Jong or the country's ceremonial head of state Kim Yong Nam .
After Pogba's second goal, France's win over Russian Federation was confirmed by Paris Saint Germain (PSG) striker Kylian Mbappe, who completed his brace with France's third goal in the 83rd minute of the game.
Zenit were ordered by UEFA a year ago to partially close their stadium after fans displayed a banner praising former Bosnian Serb military leader Ratko Mladic, a convicted war criminal, during a 2-1 home win over Macedonian side Vardar Skopje also in the Europa League.
Half-time substitute Igor Smolnikov picked out Smolov with a superb diagonal pass and the latter kept his composure to finish at the far post.
Son of new Tehreek-e-Hurriyat chief joins Hizbul Mujahideen
This is the first time that the son of a senior separatist leader of the stature of Sehrai has joined the militancy in Kashmir. In an interview with the Greater Kashmir , Sehrai had said that ISIS/Daesh and such ideologies will never be accepted.
YouTube aims to "frustrate" music fans with more ads
The exercise of what amounts to censorship, then, can legitimately be viewed as the stifling of commercial free speech. Google-owned video platform, YouTube , has released new policies on content featuring firearms .
Huawei triples up cameras
Unlike the lenses of its rivals, Huawei has opted against optical stabilization on the P20 Pro's two main rear cameras . Huawei is under scrutiny from the United States government and has a hard time selling its smartphones because of that.
Saudi Arabia's crown prince meets Trump
However, Qasemi responded harshly to the prince's criticisms while also highlighting the success of the Iran nuclear deal. Additional protest are planned in Boston to coincide with Crown Prince Mohammed's multicity visit to the United States.