He takes charge of the Blues for the first time, after he was appointed as the club’s new manager following the sacking of Thomas Tuchel.
With this weekend’s Premier League match against Liverpool postponed due to policing concerns ahead of the Queen’s funeral, it will be Chelsea’s last match before the international break so Potter will be keen to go into that on a high.
After a terrible display in Zagreb a week ago, Chelsea need to quickly get their European campaign back on track at Stamford Bridge.
RB Salzburg got their group stage up and running with a draw at home to AC Milan, so Chelsea currently sit bottom of E.
Here’s all you need to know about following the match tonight...
Where to watch Chelsea vs RB Salzburg
TV channel: In the UK, tonight’s match will be televised live on BT Sport 3, with coverage beginning at 7.15pm BST ahead of an 8pm kick-off.
Live stream: BT Sport subscribers will also be able to watch the game online via the BT Sport website or app.
Live blog: You can follow all tonight’s action via Standard Sport’s live match blog, with Nizaar Kinsella at Stamford Bridge providing expert analysis.