Thomas Floyd

Washington, D.C.

Writer-editor covering arts and sports

Education: University of Maryland, BA in journalism

Thomas Floyd is an arts and sports journalist for The Washington Post. He contributes features on theater, movies, television, books and comedy for the Weekend and Style sections, and also writes theater, film and literary criticism. He was a senior editor for the soccer site Goal before joining The Post in 2018 as the entertainment editor at Washington Post Express. Since 2020, he has been a digital editor and contributing soccer reporter for the Sports desk and a multiplatform editor for sections across the paper. In 2021, he copy edited coverage of the Capitol insurrection featured in The P
Latest from Thomas Floyd

D.C. United bolsters defense with Iraq left back Mohanad Jeahze

United signed the 25-year-old on a transfer from Swedish club Hammarby.

December 7, 2022

World Cup schedule, standings and groups

Here's everything you need to know about the World Cup schedule, standings and group play.

December 6, 2022

Highlights from England’s breezy 3-0 win over Senegal in the World Cup’s round of 16

After a slow start, England turned it on after the opening 30 minutes and cruised to a win over Senegal to reach the quarterfinals.

December 4, 2022

Britney Spears musical ‘Once Upon a One More Time’ sets Broadway run

The jukebox musical, which premiered at D.C.'s Shakespeare Theatre last year, will begin Broadway performances in May.

December 3, 2022

Breaking down the U.S. midfield — and how it may operate against the Netherlands

The trio of Yunus Musah, Weston McKennie and Tyler Adams will be critical when the United States faces the Netherlands in the World Cup round of 16.

December 2, 2022

World Cup highlights: Argentina and Poland advance; Mexico eliminated

France and Australia are through to the knockout stage from Group D, joined by Argentina and Poland in Group C after a whirlwind day in Qatar.

November 30, 2022

How far can the U.S. men’s national team go? Your questions, answered.

Thomas Floyd, Ella Brockway and Ishaan Tharoor answered your questions about the U.S. men's national team's win over Iran, its matchup with the Netherlands and all things World Cup.

November 30, 2022

The USMNT made a tactical tweak against England. Here’s what to expect against Iran.

As far as tactical identities go, Gregg Berhalter has reveled in regularity. But against England, the U.S. men's national team coach made a tweak.

November 29, 2022

World Cup highlights: Portugal and Brazil advance to knockout round

On Monday, Brazil beat Switzerland, Ghana topped South Korea, Cameroon and Serbia played to a 3-3 draw, and Portugal beat Uruguay.

November 28, 2022

How comedian Sylvia Traymore Morrison would spend a perfect day in D.C.

The veteran comic is starring in the one-woman show “The Return of Jackie Moms Mabley” at the Carlyle Room.

November 28, 2022