20 Apr 2012

Sporting vs Atletico likely for Europa final

3:47 pm on 20 April 2012

It's looking likely to be Spain versus Portugal in the Europa League football final after Atletico Madrid and Sporting Lisbon won their respective semi-final first legs.

Atletico beat Valencia 4-2 in Madrid, while an impressive late comeback from Sporting meant they toppled Athletic Bilbao 2-1 across the border in the Portuguese capital.