All Spanish final in the Europa League

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Updated: April 27, 2012

Athletic reached their first European final in 35 years when they grabbed a winner two minutes from time to beat Sporting Lisbon 3-1 in their semifinal second leg for a 4-3 aggregate. Fernando Llorente was the hero for the home team as his goal set up a mouthwatering final against Spanish rivals Athletico Madrid following their 1-0 win over Valencia 5-2 on aggregate.