Chelsea’s thrilling performance against Everton accompanied with Manchester City’s 1-1 draw with Middlesbrough at the Etihad means Chelsea are top of the league.
Chelsea can head into the international break at the top if Arsenal and Liverpool fail to win today.
After the game against Everton, Conte revealed he is pleased to see Chelsea at the top of the league.
“For sure, we are pleased for this [to be top of the league],” Conte told BT Sport.
“It’s fantastic today [Saturday] because tomorrow [Sunday] Liverpool, Arsenal against Tottenham, they will play. But for today [Saturday], it was important to win and we did it.”