|Full name||Manuel Lapuente Díaz|
|Date of birth||15 May 1944|
|Place of birth||Puebla, Puebla, Mexico|
|Height||1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|1986–1987||Angeles de Puebla|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of September 29, 2006|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of September 29, 2006
He has played 13 matches for Mexico and scored 5 goals.
Career as manager
He coached Mexico at the 1998 FIFA World Cup, and lead the squad to win the 1999 FIFA Confederations Cup. At the club level, he has coached Puebla F.C., Necaxa and Club América to Mexican league titles. He formerly coached Puebla F.C.. In 2010, he was reappointed manager of Club América after the departure of Jesus Ramirez.
As a manager
- Manuel Lapuente Website
- Manuel Lapuente at National-Football-Teams.com
- Managerial statistics from 1996-2006
- Managerial track record from 1979–2000 with statistics