Karim Benzema plays at a major tournament for the first since France’s team 1-0 defeat to Germany in the World Cup quarter-final seven years ago. Germany’s recallees (is that a word? It is now!) Mats Hummels and Thomas Muller also start.
France (4-D-2) Lloris; Pavard, Varane, Kimpembe, Hernandez; Kante; Pogba, Rabiot; Griezmann; Benzema, Mbappe.
Substitutes: Mandanda, Maignan, Lenglet, Lemar, Giroud, Dembele, Tolisso, Zouma, Digne, Coman, Ben Yedder, Kounde.
Germany (3-4-3) Neuer; Rudiger, Hummels, Ginter; Kimmich, Gundogan, Kroos, Gosens; Havertz, Gnabry, Muller.
Substitutes: Leno, Trapp, Halstenberg, Volland, Werner, Sule, Klostermann, Neuhaus, San, Emre Can, Koch, Gunter.
Referee Carlos del Cerro Grande (Spain).