Soccer-France clinch playoff spot with 4-2 win in Belarus (Reuters)

* France twice come from behind to win 4-2 * Certain to be among list of best runners-up (Adds quotes, details) GOMEL, Belarus, Sept 10 (Reuters) – France secured at least a World Cup playoff spot and maintained their slim hopes of automatic qualification when they came from behind to beat bottom side Belarus 4-2 away in their World Cup Group I qualifier on Tuesday. Franck Ribery twice cancelled out Egor Filipenko and Timofei Kalachev’s goals early in the second half before substitute Samir Nasri and Paul Pogba found the back of the net to end the team’s five-game scoreless streak in style. …

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