Game set for 28 October on Sky SportsShrewsbury Town can confirm the Capital One Cup Round 4 clash at home to Chelsea will be played on Tuesday 28 October (7.45pm kick-off).
The game, being held at the Greenhous Meadow next month, has also been selected for live Sky Sports coverage.
It will be the first time a Town match has been selected for live TV coverage this season.
Micky Mellon's side reached the Fourth Round of the competition with a 1-0 win at home to Championship side Norwich City on Tuesday night.
Town have also beaten higher-league opposition along the way, with 1-0 victory over Blackpool in the First Round before the same result at Premier League side Leicester City in Round 2.