|Full name||Manuel Lapuente Díaz|
|Date of birth||May 15, 1944|
|Place of birth||Mexico City, Mexico|
|Playing position||Manager (former Striker)|
|1986–1987||Angeles de Puebla|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of September 29, 2006.
† Appearances (Goals).
He has played 13 matches for the Mexico national team and scored 5 goals.
Career as manager
He coached Mexico at the 1998 FIFA World Cup, and lead the squad to win the FIFA 1999 Confederations Cup. At the club level, he has coached Puebla F.C., Necaxa and Club América to Mexican league titles during his tenure as a manager. He formerly coaches Puebla F.C.. In 2010, he was reappointed manager of Club América after the departure of Jesus Ramirez.
- International Honours
- Club honours
With Puebla F.C.
With Club América
- Manuel Lapuente Website
- Manuel Lapuente at National-Football-Teams.com
- Managerial statistics from 1996-2006
- Managerial track record from 1979–2000 with statistics
|Awards and achievements|
|FIFA Confederations Cup winning manager