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Football Glossary: Victory / Victorious

Victory (n) / Victorious (adj)

Victory(n) When a team wins: the opposite of a loss or a defeat
(adj) A phrase used to describe a winning team, player or manager
  • Example: Manchester City won more victories than any other side in the 2011-12 season.
  • Example: The victory was all the more sweeter for the returning player against his old club
  • Example: The victorious team did a lap of honour after the final.

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