Raphael Marinho of Combate first reported the news, but no reason was given for Sosoli’s withdrawal.
De Castro (6-1-0) is coming off of his first professional MMA defeat, which came to Greg Hardy at UFC 249. De Castro has picked up a single win in UFC competition and that came against Justin Tafa via first round knockout at UFC 243. De Castro has picked up six wins as a professional MMA fighter and five of them came by way of KO/TKO.
Felipe (8-1-0) is winless thus far under the UFC banner, with that loss coming to Sergey Spivak at UFC Fight Night: Figueiredo vs. Benavidez II. Felipe hasn’t picked up a win in over three years, with that last victory coming over Francisco Sandro De Silva Bezerra in May of 2017. Felipe has picked up eight wins as a professional MMA fighter and six of them came by way of KO/TKO.
UFC Fight Night: Holm vs. Aldana is set for Saturday, October 3 from a location to be announced with Holly Holm and Irene Aldana headlining. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, while broadcast plans have yet to be announced.