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Manuel Lapuente
Personal information
Full name Manuel Lapuente Diaz
Date of birth May 15, 1944 (1944-05-15) (age 65)
Place of birth    Mexico City, Mexico
Playing position Manager (former Striker)
Club information
Current club Club América (as vicepresident)
Senior career1
Years Club App (Gls)*
1964–1966
1966–1970
1970–1974
1974–1975
Monterrey
Necaxa
Puebla
Atlas
   
National team2
1967-1973 Mexico 13 (5)
Teams managed
1978–1984
1984–1986
1986–1987
1987–1988
1988
1988–1993
1991
1994–1997
1997–2000
2001
2001–2003
2006
2008
Puebla F.C.
UANL Tigres
Angeles de Puebla
Atlante
Cruz Azul
Puebla F.C.
Mexico (caretaker)
Necaxa
Mexico
Atlante
Club América
Club América
UANL Tigres

1 Senior club appearances and goals
counted for the domestic league only and
correct as of September 29, 2006.
2 National team caps and goals correct
as of September 29, 2006.
* Appearances (Goals)

Manuel Lapuente Diaz (born May 15, 1944) is a Mexican football coach and former player. He was recently working as vice president of football operations for Club América until he resigned in hopes of returning to active coaching.

He played 13 matches for the Mexico national team, scoring 5 goals.

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 Tigres of UANL Tigres.

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Brazil Mário Zagallo
FIFA Confederations Cup winning manager
1999
Succeeded by
France Roger Lemerre
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