Alexander Gustafsson vs. Glover Teixeira headlines UFC Fight Night 69 in Berlin

The main event of UFC Fight Night 69 in Berlin, Germany on June 20 is now official as Alexander Gustafsson meets Glover Teixeira in a light heavyweight bout.

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UFC President Dana White confirmed the fight booking in an interview with MMA Crazy TV.

Gustafsson (16-3) is coming off a defeat to Anthony Johnson in January and he is 1-2 in his last three fights. His only victory in his last three fights came in March of last year as he defeated Jimi Manuwa at UFC Fight Night 37.

Teixeira (22-4) has dropped back to back fights after winning 20 in a row. His most recent defeat came in October as he lost a decision against Phil Davis.

UFC Fight Night 69 will come from the O2 World Berlin and ticket information is expected to be announced shortly