Overeem returns opposite Silva in Feb.
The Las Vegas Review Journal reported the match up, and UFC officials have since given confirmation.
Overeem looks to return to action after a nine-month suspension due to a failed drug test leading up to UFC 146. He debuted in the UFC at UFC 141 against former champion Brock Lesnar, earning a technical knockout win.
Meanwhile, Silva is fresh off an upset win against Travis Browne at "UFC On FX 5." The victory was his first in the UFC.
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