Captain for the day
City broke the deadlock on the half-hour when a weaving run from
The visitor doubled the lead on 42 minutes when defender Dedryck Boyata received the ball from youngster
And Dzeko found himself clear of the Limerick defence just a minute later, firing low and hard to put the Premier League champion 3-0 up.
The second half was played out at a more steady pace, only reigniting on 78 minutes when 21-year-old midfielder
Limerick began to press as the game wore on but was unable to find a way through a solid defence.
English Premier League
Former Manchester City manager