A football supporter who has jumped on the bandwagon of a currently successful club in order to bask in their reflected glory.

Particularly true of Manchester United supporters, due to the terrace chant,"Glory, glory, Man. United!" and the high proportion of its supporters with no real geographical, historical or familial allegiance to the club.
Manchester United and Liverpool supporters from London, the Home Counties and abroad are just glory boys
by PrinceQuince December 22, 2009
Top Definition
1) Someone who is always looking for praise and admiration.

2) Someone looking to join other people's celebrations as though they were part of the Team
When preparing food in the kitchen, Didier Piot always likes to add the finishing touch, and be seen doing so.....Glory Boy
by David Ryan @ Swan July 25, 2008
(n.) One who selfishly acts of his own accord in a team activity, used mostly in a sporting sense.
He's a good football player, but he ignores pleas to pass. He's such a glory boy.
by Kung-Fu Jesus May 16, 2004
A nickname for a gay man who works a glory hole.
Dude, you didn't know Chico's a glory boy? He's been inter-racial cocksucking down at the gay porn shop.
by Albert Rastrama August 26, 2008
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