Marumo Gallants beat AS Vita Club from the Democratic Republic of Congo 2-1 in a CAF Confederation Cup preliminary round match at the Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane on Friday evening.
Midfielder Celimpilo Ngema netted a goal in each half for the Limpopo side.
The two sides are going to meet again at Stade des Martyrs in Kinshasa, DRC, on Friday next week.
Meanwhile, Orlando Pirates held CSMD Diables Noirs to a goalless draw at Stade Alphonse Massamba-Debat in Brazzaville, Congo, in an earlier CAF Confederation Cup match.
CAF Champions League result:
AmaZulu 0 TP Mazembe 0