Manuel Roca was born in the Spanish city of Orihuela on the 28th of February 1976. He debuted his training career with the team of Olympiacos Volos. Then he moved to train the teams of Panthrakikos, Pafos, Orihuela, Seinajoki, Platanias, Villanovense and Heraklis. He left from the latter in March of 2019.