As the global pandemic forces a footballing shutdown, clubs including Rangers should be looking to do whatever they can to help amid the outbreak.

Chelsea are offering hotels to NHS patients, whilst the likes of Gary Neville and Cristiano Ronaldo have also been quick to offer their spaces and support their staff.

Old Firm rivals Celtic are doing their bit by, well, playing Youโ€™ll Never Walk Alone at 7:45am in the morning to inspire us all to come together during these tough times.

Yes, our Old Firm rivals have helped stop the shutdown by showing solidarity with those affected by playing the Liverpool anthem in an empty stadium.

The Parkhead side joined clubs and radio stations across Europe to broadcast the song in support of those suffering.

Itโ€™s hard to be too critical of the gesture given these difficult times in which we are currently going through, but many Rangers fans canโ€™t help but cringe.

CPT โ€“ Celtic Park Time?

Whilst some have pointed out the empty nature of the gesture, others have been quick to notice the fact that the Parkhead club have used CPT as the time-zone.

Never heard of it before?

Rangers fans picked up on Celticโ€™s use of CPT. (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images)

Donโ€™t worry, youโ€™re not alone.

CPT means Celtic Park Time and is used because the club doesnโ€™t want to use GMT (Greenwich Mean Time) or more pertinently BST (British Summertime).

It appears even a global pandemic wonโ€™t halt the pettiness which is so rife in Scottish football.

Hereโ€™s how some Rangers fans reacted to Celticโ€™s token gesture:

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