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Michel Platini, centre, collapsed in a South African restaurant on Friday and spent the night in hospital. ((Joern Pollex/Getty Images) )

UEFA president Michel Platini has been released from a Johannesburg hospital and will attend Sunday's World Cup final between Spain and the Netherlands.

The former France great stayed in the hospital overnight after collapsing in a restaurant on Friday.

FIFA says that "all the medical tests conducted were normal" and that Platini left the hospital at 9 a.m. local time Saturday.

World soccer's governing body added that Platini "is looking forward to attending the final."

Platini's adviser has said his boss fainted after experiencing flu-like symptoms in South Africa's cold weather.