Panaji: Rafaelle Anthony Napoli has been roped in by Dempo SC as the conditioning coach for 2013-14 season.
Napoli, who is the trusted aide of Dempo's head coach Arthur Papas has left A-League job back home in Australia and settled for the rigours and challenge of Indian football.
"It's extremely important to have Rafaelle here as conditioning coach. I have the knowledge myself because of my degrees but a head coach cannot do everything. Rafaelle has such a good reputation back home, and he left Australia for a professional experience. I am delighted to have him," said Papas, adding that Dempo players have a lot to benefit.