Commanded his penalty area well and dealt with what Nigeria had to throw at him.
Showed a willingness to get down the right and attack but was often found wanting with his final ball.
Formed a good partnership with stand-in Koscielny and helped keep Emenike's header out.
Solid as ever but struggled with the lively Ahmed Musa at times.
Showed himself a capable replacement for the injured Mamadou Sakho.
A welcome return for the PSG man who helped control the play in midfield and was unlucky to see a thunderous effort hit the crossbar.
Often ineffective and fortunate not to see red for his challenge on Onazi.
Was impressive with set-pieces and helped conjur up the quick corner that led to the second goal.
Lively and full of energy in midfield - took his goal with aplomb to set France on their way.
Went close to scoring the opener before supplying the cross for the second.
Struggled to have much of an impact prior to being replaced by Antoine Griezmann in the second half.
Unfortunately the fall guy for the goal after flapping at Valbuena's cross. Had made some smart stops prior to the error.
Struggled at times with Valbuena and Debuchy but held firm.
Helped deny Pogba an effort on goal in the second half and was reasonably strong throughout.
Solid enough on his 100th appearance for Nigeria but was unfortunate to turn the ball into his own net late on.
Supported Musa well down the right while staying tight defensively.
One of Nigeria's main threats before he was forced off with a nasty-looking injury sustained after a tussle with Pogba.
Was threatening going forward and produced a goalline clearance to deny Benzema.
J. Obi Mikel
Formed a strong partnership with Onazi prior to the Lazio man's injury.
Had a good effort on target in the second half and was a thorn in the side of the French defence.
Largely ineffective and struggled impose himself on the game.
Another of Nigeria's dangermen, probed well down the right but failed to produce quality deliveries.