Kabwe Warriors suffered a 0-1 loss away at Kitwe giants Nkana Football club in a League match played at Nkana Stadium.
Former Warriors striker Idriss Mbombo scored the only goal of the game in the 71st minute with his vintage header.
Both sides have openings in the first half with the home side hitting the post twice.
Warriors also had opportunities in the second half to wrap the game through Jimmy Ndhlovu but his effort went way off target.
But Mbombo scored with 19 minutes to go to secure all three points for the home team.
A lesson learned for the the blues