Defending champions Zesco United rebounded on Wednesday to beat New Monze Swallows away.
Zesco beat last played and winless Swallows 1-0 in Monze, just four days after they lost 1-0 to leaders Green Buffaloes in Lusaka.
Striker Maybin Kalengo scored the games’ lone goal in his first start to the 2018 season with a 3rd minute goal for the 2017 FAZ Super Division champions.
Zesco have 25 points, two behind Buffaloes from eleven and twelve games played respectively.
Swallows are wallowing at the bottom of the table with just 2 points from twelve matches in their debut FAZ Super Division campaign.
And at Nkana Stadium in Kitwe, Nkana stayed winless for a third straight game after Zanaco beat them 1-0.
Defender Taonga Bwembya scored a 7th minute free kick to hand Zanaco their third successive league wins.
Zanaco jumped from 7th to 3rd on 23 points after the away victory while Nkana now occupy their guests former position following the defeat on 20 points.
Nkana have now picked just one point from their last three games.