Lusaka Dynamos had made their pre match hype count when they got ahead in the 31st minute when Kope Mugalu headed home Anthony Abaluwa’s throw in to signal that the elite Dynamos was back among the big boys to compete.
Skipper Clatous Chama extended the lead at the stroke of half time with Patrick Phiri’s side satisfied with their first half work.
On resumption of play Dan Kabwe’s Power Dynamos came back transformed with Larry Bwalya withdrawn for Kennedy Mudenda and also Martin Phiri thrown in the fray the yellow side of the stadium lit up.
In moment of lapse Power Dynamos caught out the Lusaka Dynamos defence flatfooted with Godfrey Ngwenya and Fwayo Tembo hitting the back of the net in the 53rd and 54th minutes.
Substitute Phiri made it 3-2 with the contest turned over its head as Tembo and Kelvin Mubanga took turns in getting the best out of the outstanding Monga Ndala in the Lusaka Dynamos goal.
However, Lusaka Dynamos stole in a last minute equalizer through Godfrey Chibanga who nodded in by virtually the last piece of action in this six goal thriller.
In the 13:00 hours kickoff Green Buffaloes annihilated Mufulira Wanders 3-0.
A Wayne Museba own goal and further strikes from Mike Katiba and Diamond Chikwekwe gave the army side a comfortable victory.
Green Buffaloes join Napsa Stars at the summit of the MTN/FAZ league with Lumwana Radiants and Choma Eagles, the other sides at the top having recorded victories on match day one.
FULL WEEK ONE RESULTS:
Nkana 1-1 Nakambala
Real Nakonde 0-0 Buildcon
Kabwe Warriors 2-2 Nkwazi
Napsa Stars 3-0 Nchanga Rangers
Lumwana Radiants 1-0 Forest Rangers
City of Lusaka 1-0 Choma Eagles
Zanaco 1-1Red Arrows
Green Buffaloes 3-0 Mufulira Wanderers
Lusaka Dynamos 3-3 Power Dynamos
Zesco v Konkola Blades