Entertainment 

Meet the tormented poet who juggled THREE lovers

GETTY Larkin with lover number one, the academic Monica Jones Now previously unpublished letters between Larkin and his mother Eva suggest the reason he chose to play the field rather than marry any of his lovers could be down to the close relationship he had with her. The pair wrote to each other twice a week for 35 years from 1940, when Larkin went to Oxford to study English, graduating with first class honours. In many of the letters Eva warns her son of what she saw as the disadvantages…

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Sport 

Chelsea vs Norwich LIVE updates: Latest FA Cup scores, goals and highlights

REUTERS Chelsea vs Norwich LIVE updates: Latest FA Cup third-round scores Chelsea vs Norwich LIVE updates: Latest FA Cup third-round scores, news and highlights TWITTER ROUND-UP Liam: If Chelsea-Norwich finishes 0-0 then the person responsible for picking the live FA Cup matches for BBC must be fearing for their job… Kev: Last few games neither Hazard nor Morata have done anything… take a chance on Musonda & Sterling instead of the usuals. Ravel: Well if this does end up going to pens, at least we know that’s Caballero’s one strong…

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Technology 

Leicester City v Fleetwood Town LIVE STREAM: How to watch FA Cup replay online

Leicester City host League One side Fleetwood Town in the FA Cup Third Round replay. And after missing out on the first game through injury, Leicester striker Jamie Vardy is in line to face his old club. The Premier League title winner starts on the bench for Leicester, but could make an appearance if the Foxes struggle in front of goal. Leicester City boss Claude Puel starts with Iheanacho and Slimani up front, while Mahrez, Silva and Gray find themselves in a strong midfield. There’s no place for Kasper Schmeichel…

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Sport 

FA Cup third-round replays LIVE updates: Latest scores with West Ham & Leicester in action

FA Cup third-round replays LIVE: Express Sport brings you the latest scores & updates with West Ham and Leicester in action MANSFIELD 1-1 CARDIFF – ROSE 36: That didn’t last long! Mansfield are back on level terms inside two minutes thanks to Danny Rose, who expertly fired White’s cross beyond Etheridge. MANSFIELD 0-1 CARDIFF – MANGA 34: Like London busses these goals… Anyway, Cardiff take the lead through Bruno Ecuele Manga, who tucked away a rebound after Conrad Logan partially saved. SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY 1-0 CARLISLE – MATIAS 28: Thank God…

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Arsenal news LIVE updates: Aubameyang SHOCK, Mahrez warning, Man Utd’s Sanchez swap

Arsenal news live updates: All the latest gossip and rumours from the Emirates Stadium. Tuesday January 16 Jose Mourinho react to Sanchez swap deal 06.30: Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho claims he is not “unconfident” that Alexis Sanchez will move to Old Trafford. However, any potential deal could see Henrikh Mkhitaryan go in the opposite direction. “I am not confident, but also not unconfident,” Mourinho said. “Just relaxed and we have the feeling that he is an Arsenal player.  “We have the feeling that he can stay there. But also…

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Andy Carroll to Chelsea: West Ham striker eyed for January move… but there’s a catch

Chelsea were held to a third consecutive goalless draw by Leicester on Saturday with Alvaro Morata continuing to struggle in front of goal. He has now gone five matches in all competitions without finding the net and scored just twice in his last nine Premier League games. Antonio Conte has opted against turning to back-up striker Michy Batshuayi with his future at Stamford Bridge seemingly coming to an end. But with Morata’s form in front of goal a growing concern at Chelsea, they are hoping to dive into the January…

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Chelsea news LIVE updates: Kante swoop, shock Carroll deal, Conte next job

Chelsea news LIVE updates: Follow the latest from Stamford Bridge Monday January 15 Antonio Conte hits back at boo boys 06:00: Antonio Conte admits there are problems in his squad after struggling to break down Leicester. Chelsea were held to a goalless draw, as Alvaro Morata fired blanks again. And Conte has pleaded patience from the fans, as he said: “My answer (to the booing) is this… we are doing 120 per cent and want to try to do our best. “But, I repeat, you can win, you can lose.…

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Chelsea news: Match of the Day pundit Ian Wright slams Tiemoue Bakayoko

Bakayoko started and played the full 90 minutes of the goalless draw against Leicester at Stamford Bridge yesterday, however failed to have much of an impact.. Despite the Foxes being reduced to 10 men when Ben Chilwell hacked down Victor Moses, the Blues were unable to grind out a win. Bakayoko, who joined from Monaco last summer for a fee of £39.7million, has struggled to adjust to the tempo of the Premier League. And Wright thinks the midfielder is lucky to be starting as he lacks “intensity”. “Chelsea fans were…

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Riyad Mahrez to Liverpool: Robbie Savage makes huge transfer claim about Leicester star

Liverpool are eager to replace Philippe Coutinho, who joined Barcelona last weekend for £142m. Express Sport understands that while the Reds have begun negotiations to sign Mahrez, the Algerian winger would prefer a move to Arsenal. The Gunners are weighing up potential replacements for Alexis Sanchez, as the Chilean could leave this month. Manchester United are currently leading the race, with Manchester City refusing to meet the Gunners’ asking price. While it is not known how much Mahrez would fetch were he to leave this month, Savage was quick to…

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Chelsea star Thibaut Courtois delivers stinging blast at Blues fans after Leicester draw

Chelsea were held to their third consecutive goalless draw in all competitions by Leicester, who were reduced to 10-men after 68 minutes. It means Chelsea are 15 points behind leaders Manchester City and coming under threat from the chasing pack in the race for the top four. The home fans at Stamford Bridge were far from happy with the efforts of their players with Tiemoue Bakayoko among those being criticised. But after the match, Courtois blasted the Chelsea fans, claiming their complaints are not helpful to the team. Courtois said: ”It…

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