“Sergipano” (23-4) re-enters the cage after a perfect 5-0 run with the company, which includes submission victories over Ronaldo Souza and Eryk Anders. In his most recent bout, the Brazilian defeated Uriah Hall via unanimous decision.
Allen (20-5) won his past three fights in the UFC, including rear-naked chokes over Sam Alvey and Krzysztof Jotko. A former LFA middleweight champion, the 26-year-old won eight of 10 so far in the UFC, including a victorious debut over Kevin Holland in 2019.
Mike Heck contributed to this report.