Nkana Football Club has taken a three-goal lead in the CAF confederations Cup pre-group knock out after beating San Pedro of ivory Coast in the first leg played at Nkana stadium.
Ronald Sate Sate Kampamba opened the score line three minutes to half time.
Veteran defender Joseph Musonda added his name on the score sheet five minutes into the second half.
Walter Bwalya could have scored a hat-trick but missed all his chances before being substituted.
Festus Mbewe came off the bench and added a third with a superb finish four minutes to full time.
Coach Beston Chambeshi said the win is a huge advantage before the return match on the 20th of January.
And San Pedro Coach Jani Tarek said the second leg will be crucial because of the three goals his team has allowed.
Winners of this match will qualify to the group stage of the CAF Confederations competition.