Originally scheduled to face off on last weekend’s UFC on FOX 5 preliminary card, Schaub vs. Johnson was forced to be rescheduled after a last minute Johnson withdrawal.
The two heavyweights are now set to face off in Anaheim on the UFC 157 fight card.
UFC 157 is set to take place on February 23 from the Honda Center. The main event will feature the first ever female title fight under the UFC banner when Ronda Rousey squares off with Liz Carmouche.
The latest UFC 157 card is as follows:
Champ Ronda Rousey vs. Liz Carmouche – for women’s bantamweight title
Dan Henderson vs. Lyoto Machida
Urijah Faber vs. Ivan Menjivar
Lavar Johnson vs. Brendan Schaub
Neil Magny vs. Jon Manley