Having lost on the opening weekend to Liverpool before a goalless draw at champions Leicester, Arsenal have won their last three Premier League games and also battled to a 1-1 Champions League draw at Paris St Germain.
Manchester United's manager has had a long-running rivalry with the Frenchman which dates back to when he managed Chelsea and he once called the Arsenal boss a "specialist in failure".
Conte does not fear being sacked by Roman Abrahimovich citing his confidence in his work.
Addressing Chelsea's dominant record over Arsenal in his Friday media conference, Conte said: "Yeah, but this type of number I don't like".
The Italian wants to see a reaction from his players, even if he knows they face another hard battle to beat Arsenal. He played a good game in the cup.
Aaron Ramsey is still struggling with his hamstring and I don't think that he will be available for our next game against Basel or at Burnley, so before the break he will not be available.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has revealed why he believes Nigerian global Alex Iwobi has what it takes to make it big at the Gunners.
"And, speaking to Beasley, an angry Mourinho replied "'When Mr Wenger criticises Chelsea and Man United over the deal with Mata.I will find him one day outside a football pitch and I will break his face".
The "big" games in the Premier League just keep on coming and on Saturday two of the pre-season contenders for the top four - if not the league title - meet at the Emirates stadium.
But when he took charge at the Bridge, Gary Cahill and John Terry were the only fit central defenders in Chelsea's first-team squad. "We still have some room for improvement".
Costa has proved a thorn in the side of Arsenal's defence in recent times, including scoring the victor in the meeting between the two teams at the Emirates Stadium last season. We must work a lot on this aspect. "I am focused on tomorrow's game and on the way I want us to play football".
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