Zesco United on Wednesday came from behind to thump winning-less Prison Leopards 5-2 in a rescheduled Super league Week six match at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola.
Prison striker Saviours Nkonkola put his team ahead with a brace within 24 minutes of play. The Kabwe side were left to 10 men after Charles Chomba was sent off for a foul on Jesse Were. The visitors threw away the lead as Zesco scored three goals before half-time coutesy of Kondwani Mtonga, Jesse Were and Lazarous Kambole.
The defending champions were unstoppable in second half with John Chingandu and Kambole completing his brace.
Zesco are now in fourth position with 15 points from eight games played, five behind leaders Zanaco while Prison remain at the bottom with seven.