Neil Lennon believes his stumbling Premiership champions and England’s faltering victor Liverpool are suffering disproportionately as a consequence of matches being played behind closed doors.

Jürgen Klopp’s side won the Premier League at a canter in 2015 however suffer in fifth location, with Tottenham Hotspur and city rivals Everton likewise poised to overtake them if they win their games in hand. They have been removed from the Carabao Cup and FA Cup by Arsenal and Manchester United respectively.

Celtic, on the other hand, have actually been knocked out of the Champions League, Europa League and Betfred Cup, while they trail Rangers by 23 points and 28 goals, albeit having played three less video games. Both clubs are quite walking alone and not making a fantastic fist of it.