The Las Vegas-based promotion confirmed the pairing on Wednesday.
UFC Fight Night 109 takes place at Ericsson Globe in Stockholm on
May 28 and is headlined by a light heavyweight tilt between
Alexander Gustafsson and Glover
Teixeira. The evening’s main card airs on Fox Sports 1.
Musoke will return to the Octagon after more than a two-year
layoff. “Nico” last appeared at UFC on Fox 14 in January 2015, when
he suffered a unanimous decision loss to Albert
Tumenov. The 31-year-old Stockholm native is 3-2 in the Octagon
and 13-4 as a professional overall.
After besting Alessio
Di Chirico in his promotional debut, Velickovic has battled
Graves to a draw at UFC 201 and dropped a split verdict to
Aliev at UFC on Fox 22. The 28-year-old Serbian owns a 14-4-1
professional mark, with 11 of his triumphs coming inside the