# pessimistic

Last year
# pessimistic
Lewis Hamilton fears Mercedes will not be in contention for world championship
The 37-year-old has been off the pace in pre-season testing as he bids for a record-breaking eighth Formula One title.
All time
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Martial's agent clouds long-term future after United trigger extension
Anthony Martial’s future is still uncertain despite Manchester United triggering their option of a one-year contraction extension.
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Mourinho: All Manchester United can achieve is fourth
The Red Devils slumped to a 3-1 defeat against Premier League leaders Liverpool at Anfield today.
# Retail
Retailers pessimistic about 2012, says IBEC
Despite positive sales this Christmas, retailers are “pessimistic” about the year ahead, says Retail Ireland, which describes their overall mood as “grim”.