Tresor Mputu Mabi scored a hat-trick as TP Mazembe of DR Congo thrashed visiting Power Dynamos of Zambia 6-0 in the African Champions League.
Sunday’s second round second leg result gave the former champions a 7-1 win on aggregate.
Zambia’s Given Singuluma scored twice after his compatriot Rainford Kalaba had opened the scoring.
Mazembe, the 2009 and 2010 winners, will now play Sudan’s Al Merreikh for a place in the group stages.
The DR Congo team are back in the competition, having been disqualified in 2011 for fielding an ineligible player.
Kalaba, who helped Zambia to win the Africa Cup of Nations in February, opened the scoring after 10 minutes with long range effort.
He then turned provider to set up Mputu Mabi for his goal 12 minutes later.
Two goals in two minutes from Singuluma just before half-time put Mazembe in control at the break.
Mazembe captain Mputu Mabi got his second from the penalty spot in the 68th minute and completed his hat-trick with a header five minutes later.