Marc Roca
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Personal information
Full name Marc Roca Junqué
Date of birth 26 November 1996 (1996-11-26) (age 24)
Place of birth    Vilafranca, Flag of Spain Spain
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current club Flag of Germany Bayern Munich
Number 22
Youth clubs

2008–2015
Flag of Spain Atlètic Vilafranca
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Senior clubs
Years Club App (Gls)
2014–2017
2016–2020
2020–
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105 00(3)
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National team
2015
2018–2019
2016–
Flag of Spain Spain U19
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Flag of Catalonia Catalonia
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Marc Roca Junqué (born 26 November 1996) is a Spanish professional footballer who plays for Bayern Munich as a central midfielder.

Club career

Born in Vilafranca del Penedès, Province of Barcelona, Catalonia, Roca joined RCD Espanyol's youth setup in 2008, aged 11. On 24 August 2014, he made his senior debut with the reserves, starting in a 2–2 Segunda División B home draw against Lleida Esportiu.

Roca scored his first senior goal on 17 January 2015, netting his team's second in a 2–3 home loss to UE Olot. On 4 August he renewed his contract until 2017, and was promoted to the B-side shortly after.

On 26 August 2016, Roca made his first-team – and La Liga – debut, starting in a 2–2 home draw against Málaga CF. On 11 November, he extended his link until 2022 and was permanently promoted to the main squad the following season.

On 4 October 2020, Roca joined Bayern Munich on a five-year contract.

International career

On 28 December 2016, Roca made his debut for the Catalonia autonomous team, starting in a 3–3 draw against Tunisia (2–4 penalty loss). He was named in Spain's under-21 squad for the 2019 UEFA European Championship, starting the final three games of the tournament for the eventual winners including a 4–1 semi-final victory over France in which he scored.

Honours

International

Spain U21

External links

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Bayern München squad - 2020–21

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