The Atletico Madrid striker bagged a brace as Didier Deschamps' charges registered their first victory in the 2018 World Cup qualifying phase at Stade de France on Friday.
The Real Madrid star returned to international weekend with style, opening the scoring after just 70 seconds before adding a further three later in the game.
The two sides played out a bewildering encounter with Thomas Tuchel's men taking the three points to ensure they remain top of Group F with one game to play.
The hosts made it two wins from two under new coach Tite thanks to the Barcelona star, who struck after Miranda's early header had been cancelled out by a Marquinhos own goal.
The Spaniards continued their perfect start under new boss Julen Lopetegui, thrashing Rene Pauritsch's side at Estadio Reinode Leon.Spain made a fantastic start to their 2018 World Cup qualification campaign as Diego Costa, Alvaro Morata and David Silva all scored twice in a 8-0 hammering of Liechtenstein.
The Bundesliga side have failed to get past the semi-finals in each of the last three seasons, but the new coach is targeting his fourth European crown as a coach with them.
The Blaugrana remain two points behind Real Madrid after carving out a win from behind over their fellow Liga challengers, who opened the scoring through Vitolo.
The German midfielder's fine second half finish was enough for the Bianconeri to pick up a second consecutive Serie A win.Sami Khedira's second goal in as many games secured Juventus a 1-0 Serie A triumph at Lazio on Saturday despite new signing Gonzalo Higuain starting on the bench once again.