Bayern Munich intend to bid for Everton fullback Baines

Bayern Munich will test Everton's resolve over fullback Leighton Baines in January.

Bayern Munich will test Everton's resolve over fullback Leighton Baines in January.

The Daily Mail says a meeting held last week determined that they will start with a £9m bid for Baines and see how Everton react.

Everton manager David Moyes has made it clear he has no intention of selling one of his best players with the 26-year-old pivotal to his style of play. He is well settled in Liverpool and only signed a five year contract extension earlier this year.

Bayern played inexperienced Germany U20 international Diego Contento at left-back on Sunday as they won 5-3 at Stuttgart but club executives have grave concerns about their defence.

 
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