Promotion officials recently announced the pairing. UFC Fight Night
125 takes place on Feb. 3 in Belem, Brazil, and is headlined by a
middleweight scrap pitting Lyoto
Machida against Eryk Anders.
The card will air on Fox Sports 1 following early prelims on UFC
Soto, 30, had a three-fight winning streak snapped when he
succumbed to the rarely-seen calf slicer submission against
Johns at “The Ultimate Fighter 26” finale. The Bellator and
Tachi Palace Fights veteran owns an 18-6 career mark, with 15 wins
coming inside the distance.