A number of Chipolopolo players were in action around the world for their respective clubs.
Fashion Sakala Jnr was part of a big derby win as he helped Rangers FC to the Scottish Cup final.
Patson Daka and Evans Kangwa were on the losing side in their respective championship matches.
In England, Patson Daka endured a difficult 78-minute shift for Leicester City in their 2-1 defeat at St. James Park.
A brace from Bruno Guimaraes overpowered Ademola Lookman’s opener.
In Russia, Evans Kangwa completed a full shift for Arsenal Tula who succumbed to a 2-1 away defeat at FK Rostov.
Fellow Klings Kangwa is serving a suspension and missed the game.
The loss means Tula remains stuck at the bottom of the Russian Premier League table with 21 points from 25 games.
In Tanzania, Rally Bwalya was. second-half substitute for Simba SC in their 1-0 CAF Confederation Cup win over Orlando Pirates.
Shomari Kapombe scored from the penalty spot to put Wekundu wa Msimbazi ahead ahead of the second leg.
In Cairo, Kabaso Chongo and Tandi Mwape worked full shifts for TP Mazembe who drew goalless with Pyramids FC in a CAF Confederation Cup first leg.
In Portugal, Kenneth Malunga and his CD Cova de Piedade drew 1-1 with Caldas in a Portuguese Liga 3 encounter.
In Scotland, Fashion Sakala Jnr was a late substitute for Rangers FC and an instant impact scorer.
Pressure from Sakala forced Carl Starfelt to concede an own goal as Rangers came within a goal to beat rivals Celtic in the old company derby.
South Africa Mwape Musonda was a late substitute for Swalos FC in their 1-1 draw with Marumo Gallants.